What does Hilar mean?
Associated with: cheerful (happy).
Hilar has 1 variant: Hilaire.Creative forms:
(male) Halar, Hellar, ..
(female) Hilis, Himar, .. Middle name pairings:
Hilar Colby (H.C.), ..
How popular is Hilar?
Hilar is an unusual given name for men. Hilar is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Hillery, Hillary, Hill, Hilary and Hilario are the prominent alternative forms of Hilar (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Hilar was widespread a century ago (median #1598). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Hilar is pronounced similarly to Helier, Heller, Hiller, Hillier and Hillyer. Other suggested similar names are Adlar, Einar, Ellar, Hadar, Haidar, Halvar, Hamar, Hilal, Hildy, Hillard, Hiram▼, Homar, Jimar, Kylar, Millar, Nizar, Tilar, Tylar, Vidar and Wilmar. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hilar.See names in meaning and etymology.