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Jiles

What does Jiles mean?

Jiles Pronunciation of Jiles [jiles] as a boys' name has its root in Greek, and the name Jiles means "young goat". Jiles is a version of Giles (Greek).

Associated with: greek.

Variations

Jiles has 1 variant: Jyles.

5 more alternative forms via Giles: Gide, Gil, Gilles, Gillis and Gyles.

Creative forms:
(male) Jales, Jeles, ..

(female) Jilee, Jilesa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jiles Jeremiah (J.J.), ..

How popular is Jiles?

Jiles is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#7515 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Jiles entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #1528 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jiles name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jiles outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Gil, Giles and Gillis are the popular varying forms of Jiles ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Jiles reached its peak 135 years ago (usage of 0.01%), but now, the version Giles has become less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jiles, Gil, Giles, Gillis in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jiles is pronounced similarly to Ghilles and Jules. Other suggested similar names are Aimes, Arles, Jabes, Jalen, James, Jones, Jule, Julee (see July), Juley, Miles, Myles, Niles, Nyles, Ries, Rives, Stiles, Wilkes and Willes. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jiles.

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