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Gill (girl)

What does Gill mean?

Gill Pronunciation of Gill as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Gill) is an Old German and Latin name, and Gill means "bright promise; youthful". Gill is a version of Gilberte (Old German): feminine of Gilbert. Gill is also a variant of Gillian (Latin): anglicization of Juliana.


ASSOCIATED WITH bright (light), promise (oath), youthful


OTHER FORMS VIA GILBERTE, GILLIAN Gigi, Gilian, Gillan, Gillie, Gilly



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How popular is Gill?

Gill is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent surname for all people (#430 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Gill (UNLISTED) are Gigi, Gillian and Gillie. Adoption of these relations of Gill was well-received in the year 1999 (AVERAGE #1434), but now, the version Gillian has become less trendy. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gigi, Gillian, Gillie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gill is pronounced similarly to Gael, Gaelle, Gahl, Gail, Gaile, Gal, Gale, Gayel, Gayle, Gayll, Gaylle, Gul and Gull. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Bell, Dell, Doll, Gaila, Gaill, Gala, Galla, Geila, Gia, Gig, Gila, Gilah, Gilda, Gilia, Gina, Gisa, Gita, Giula, Giza, Glila, Hill, Jill, Jyll, Moll, Nell, Poll and Teill. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gill.

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