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Hilly (girl)

What does Hilly mean?

Hilly Pronunciation of Hilly as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Hilly) is of Hebrew and Latin origin, and the name Hilly means "greatly praised; cheerful, happy". Hilly is an alternate spelling of Halleli (Hebrew): feminine of Hillel. Hilly is also a derivative of Hilary (Latin).


ASSOCIATED WITH cheerful (joy)



OTHER FORMS VIA HALLELI, HILARY Hill, Hillary, Hillery, Hilliary

(female) Hely, ..

(male) Hilah, ..

Hilly Kylie (H.K.), ..

How popular is Hilly?

Hilly is a rare given name for women. Hilly is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Hilary and Hillary are the popular related forms of Hilly (NOT RANKED). These relations of Hilly were at the height of their popularity in the year 1992 (AVERAGE #182), but now, versions such as Hillary have become somewhat outmoded. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hilary, Hillary in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Hilly is pronounced similarly to Gila, Haeley, Haely, Hailea, Hailee, Hailey, Hailie, Haillie, Hala, Halah, Halea, Halia, Halie, Hallie, Hally, Hayley, Helia, Hella, Hellee, Hellia, Holley, Holli, Hollie, Holly and Hollye. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Ally, Bailly, Billy, Cally, Cilly, Colly, Delly, Dolly, Eily, Elly, Emilly, Gilly, Hadly, Halle, Harly, Hedly, Helle, Hilal, Hilda, Hilde, Hildi, Hildy, Hille, Hilma, Hitty, Holle, Jilly, Jully, Kally, Kelly, Lally, Lilly, Lily, Lolly, Mally, Melly, Milly, Molly, Nelly, Philly, Polly, Reilly, Sally, Tally, Tilly, Tully, Vally, Wally and Willy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hilly.

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