What does Gillies mean?
Gillies [gillies] as a boys' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Gillies is "servant of Jesus". From Gille Iosa. In Scotland in Victorian times, ghillie was a term for a type of outdoor servant.
(male) Gallies, Gylies, ..
(female) Gilli, Gilliya, .. Middle name pairings:
Gillies Johnnie (G.J.), ..
How popular is Gillies?
Gillies is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#10797 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Gillis is the only popular alternative form of Gillies (not ranked). Adoption of this form of Gillies was common a century ago. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Akilles, Billie▼, Dalles, Delles, Gaille, Gaillen, Gallven (see Galvin), Gamliel (see Gamaliel), Gellion, Ghillie, Giannes, Gibbes, Gilbey, Giles▼, Gili, Gilian, Gill, Gillan, Gillbey (see Gilby), Gillbie (see Gilby), Gillby, Gillean, Gillen, Gilleon, Gillett, Gilley, Gillian, Gillion, Gillman, Gillon, Gillray, Gillroy (see Gilroy), Gillson, Gilmer, Giulio, Glades, Gridlie, Gyles, Hillie, Hillier, Jiles, Miles▲, Niles, Villiers, Wilkes, Willes, Willie▼, Willis▼, Williss and Willkes. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gillies.See names in meaning and etymology.