What does Gillman mean?
Gillman [gill-man] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the name Gillman means "Gilbert's man". Gillman is a variant form of Gilman (Old English): also possibly (Irish, Gaelic) "manservant".
Associated with: old english.
(male) Gillga, Gillgar, ..
(female) Gillga, Gillna, .. Middle name pairings:
Gillman Roy (G.R.), ..
How popular is Gillman?
Gillman is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#7285 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Gilman is the only popular variation form of Gillman (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. This form of Gillman reached the top of its popularity during the years 1910-1919 (#1375). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Callan▲, Cillian, Coleman, Colman, Cullan, Dallan, Delman, Dilan▲, Dillan, Dyllan, Eilan, Eilean, Eilian, Eltman, Fillan, Gallven (see Galvin), Gallvin (see Galvin), Gallway, Galvan, Garlan, Garllan, Garrman (see Garman), Gellion, Gilad, Gilead, Gilean, Gilian, Gill, Gillan, Gillbie (see Gilby), Gillby, Gillean, Gillen, Gilleon, Gilles, Gillett, Gilley, Gillian, Gillies, Gillion, Gillmour (see Gilmore), Gillon, Gillray, Gillroy (see Gilroy), Gillson, Gilmer, Gilon, Gilray, Gilson, Gilzean, Giovan, Girvan, Giuliano, Goldman, Goodman, Gorman, Gullan, Gulshan, Guttman, Gwillyn (see Guillaume), Kalman, Keillan, Kellan▲, Kilean, Killean, Killian▲, Milan▲, Nollan, Stillman, Tallan, Tilghman, Tillman▼, Tilman, Willmar (see Wilmer) and Zalman. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gillman.See names in meaning and etymology.