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Hiller

What does Hiller mean?

Hiller Pronunciation of Hiller [hiller] as a name for boys means "battle guard; yard on a hill". Hiller is a variant form of Hilliard (Old German, Old English): also a place name.

Associated with: battle (war), guard (defender), hill (mountain).

Variations

Hiller has 1 variant: Hillyer.

3 more related forms via Hilliard: Hillierd, Hillyard and Hillyerd.

Creative forms:
(male) Haler, Haller, ..

(female) Hiler, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hiller Osiris (H.O.), ..

How popular is Hiller?

Hiller is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#3601 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Hilliard is the only prominent related form of Hiller (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this relation of Hiller was well-received among parents in the 1900s (#845). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hilliard in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hiller and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hiller is pronounced similarly to Helier, Heller, Hilaire, Hilar and Hillier. Other suggested similar names are Aillmer (see Aylmer), Ailmer (see Aylmer), Bille, Dillen, Filmer, Fuller, Gillen, Gilles, Gilley, Gilmer, Halle, Hallem, Hallen, Halley, Halver, Hilary, Hill, Hillard, Hillary, Hillel, Hillery, Hilliary, Hillie, Hilly, Keller, Loller, Millar, Millen, Miller, Millerd, Muller, Myller (see Miller), Quiller, Silver, Villem, Waller, Wilber, Wilder, Willem, Willerd, Willes, Willet, Willey, Willmer and Wilmer. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hiller.

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