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Girl Names Starting with Lil-

Lil- baby names and what they mean, with 15 results. Lil- names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1890-1899 (USAGE OF 1.94%) and is somewhat less today (USAGE 1.3%, 33% LESS), with names such as Lillie becoming less trendy. The trendier names for newborns here are Lilah (#287), Lilia (#1062), Liliana (#109), Lilianna (#802) and Lilith (#521), while Lilien (TOP 53%) and Lilya (73%) are familiar Lil- last names.

Lil- names

Lila - Lily


Form of Dalila. From Swahili, Tanzanian elements. "Delicate, gentle." Liyla is also a marginally favored girl's name. See also Leala.

Delilah and variants

Lilah1, Lila2
Var. of Delilah. Derived fr. Hebrew word. "Languishing, lovelorn, seductive." Lila (UPPER 54%), comparable to Vila (UPPER 8%), Laurila (45%), is a popular -ila suffix surname.

Lilah2, Lila3
Forms of Leila. Based on Arabic. "Night beauty." Lila is conventional (TOP 11%) as a female name, while Lilah is rarely used.

Lila4, var. Lilah3
Source fr. Arabic. "Night." Lila and Lilah became less trendy in 2018, falling -28 positions as baby names with Lila dropping the most.

Lilah4, Lila5
Var. of Lyla. Root fr. English element. Possibly a feminine form of Lyle .. Adoption of Lila and Lilah as baby names in 2018 was up 8.3% compared to the previous decade.

Lilac, var. Lilach
Flower name. Lilac and Lilach are not frequently used as children's names.

Elizabeth and variants

Lily1, Lilo, Lilibeth1, Lilibet1, Lili1
Var. of Elizabeth. Derived fr. Hebrew. "God is my oath." Lilibet and Lilo are more uncommon as birth names among the versions of Elizabeth.


Var. of Lelia. Derived fr. Latin word. Clan name. Common, with usage of 0.014% for Lilia as a birth name in 2018, higher than 0.014% the year before. See also Lula.

Lilias1, var. Lillias, Lillas, Lilas1
From Scottish, Latin elements. "Lily." Lilias, Lillias, etc. are not Top 2000 names.

Libby and variants

Lilibeth2, Lilibet2
Var. of Libby. Based on English, Hebrew words. "God is my oath." Unusual. Lilibet and Lilibeth are not listed in the US Census.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lil- names: Lila, Lilah, Lili, Lilia, Lilian

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lil- names: Liliana, Lilianna, Lilibeth, Lilie, Lilith

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lil- names: Lilla, Lilli, Lillia, Lillian, Lilliana

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lil- names: Lillianna, Lillie, Lillith, Lilly, Lillyan

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lil- names: Lily, Lilyan, Lilyann, Lilyanne

Lilibeth3, var. Lilybell, Lilybeth, Lilybet, Lillibet, Lilibet3
Derivative of English. Blend of Lily and Elizabeth (Hebrew) .. Lilybell and forms grew in popularity in 1996.

Lilith and variants

Lilith, var. Lillith
Stems fr. Babylonian word. "Belonging to the night." Well-used, with usage of 0.041% for Lilith and Lillith as children's names in 2018, but lower than 0.044% in 2017.


Var. of Elisabeth. Stems fr. Hebrew. "God is my oath." Somewhat popular as a baby name, Lilli is similar to the popular Lili. See also Jilli.

Lillian and variants

Lillian, var. Lilyann, Lilyan1, Lily2, Lillyanne, Lillyan, Lillie1, Lilly1, Lillianne1, Lillianna, Lilliann, Lilliane, Lilianna, Lilliana, Lillia1, Lilli2, Lilias2, Liliane1, Liliana1, Liliane2, Lilian1, Lilia2, Lili2, Lila6
Stems fr. Latin language. "Lily." Somewhat common as baby names, Lillian, Lilia, etc. sound like the familiar Lala.

Lily and variants

Lily3, var. Lilyanne, Lilyan2, Lilly2, Lillita, Lillika, Lillianne2, Lillie2, Lillia2, Lilli3, Lilley, Lilla, Lilias3, Lilie, Liliane3, Liliana2, Lilian2, Lilia3, Lilas2, Lili3, Lila7, Lil
Stems fr. Latin element. Flower name via Old French, from .. Popular, with usage of 0.759% for Lily and variants as baby names in 2018, though lower than 0.765% a year ago.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Lil- names for girls.

1. Lila - Lily
Dalila [Lila], Delilah [Lila, Lilah], Leila [Lila, Lilah], Lila [Lilah], Lyla [Lila, Lilah], Lilac [Lilach], Elizabeth [Lily, Lilo, Lili, Lilibet, Lilibeth], Lelia [Lilia], Lilias [Lilas, Lillas, Lillias], Libby [Lilibet, Lilibeth], Lilibeth [Lilybet, Lilibet, Lilybell, Lilybeth, Lillibet], Lilith [Lillith], Elisabeth [Lilli], Lillian [Lily, Lilly, Lilyan, Lillie, Lilyann, Lillyan, Lillyanne, Lillianne, ..], Lily [Lilly, Lilyan, Lillie, Lillia, Lillita, Lillika, Lilyanne, Lillianne, ..]

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