Given Name LILLIAN

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LIL-ee-ən   [details]

Meaning & History

Probably originally a diminutive of ELIZABETH. It may also be considered an elaborated form of LILY, from the Latin word for "lily" lilium. This name has been used in England since the 16th century.

Categories

actresses, DC Comics characters, flowers, nature, plants, top 10 in the US
DIMINUTIVES: Leanna, Liana, Lillia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Zabel (Armenian), Elixabete (Basque), Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth (Biblical), Elisabet (Biblical Greek), Elisheba (Biblical Hebrew), Elisabeth (Biblical Latin), Elisaveta, Liliya, Lilyana (Bulgarian), Elizabeta, Ljiljana (Croatian), Alžběta, Eliška (Czech), Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Eli, Elise, Ella, Else, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Lissi (Danish), Elisabeth, Isabella, Isabelle, Betje, Elise, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Ilse, Isa, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa (Dutch), Eliisabet, Liis, Liisa, Liisi, Liisu (Estonian), Elisabet, Lilja, Eliisa, Elisa, Ella, Elsa, Liisa, Liisi, Lilli (Finnish), Élisabeth, Isabel, Isabelle, Lili, Liliane, Babette, Élise, Lilianne, Lise, Lisette (French), Bet, Lys (Frisian), Sabela (Galician), Elisabed, Eliso (Georgian), Elisabeth, Isabel, Isabelle, Lili, Lilli, Bettina, Elisa, Elise, Elli, Elsa, Else, Ilsa, Ilse, Isa, Isabell, Isabella, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Liesel, Liesl, Lisa, Lisbeth (German), Elisavet, Elli (Greek), Elikapeka (Hawaiian), Elisheva (Hebrew), Erzsébet, Izabella, Lili, Liliána, Bözsi, Erzsi, Zsóka (Hungarian), Elísabet, Lilja, Elsa (Icelandic), Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Líle, Sibéal (Irish), Elisabetta, Isabella, Lilia, Liliana, Elisa, Elsa, Isa, Liana, Lisa (Italian), Lilija (Latvian), Bet, Betje (Limburgish), Elžbieta, Lilija, Elzė (Lithuanian), Elisaveta, Liljana, Beti, Veta (Macedonian), Ealisaid (Manx), Ibb (Medieval English), Isabel (Medieval Occitan), Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Eli, Elise, Ella, Else, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Liss (Norwegian), Isabèl (Occitan), Elżbieta, Izabela, Izabella, Liliana, Ela, Eliza, Iza (Polish), Isabel, Liliana, Belinha, Elisa, Elisabete, Isabela, Liana (Portuguese), Lílian, Eliza, Izabel (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Elisabeta, Isabela, Isabella, Liliana, Liana (Romanian), Elizaveta, Lilia, Liliya, Lilya, Yelizaveta, Liza, Lizaveta (Russian), Ealasaid, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel, Lileas, Lilias, Lillias, Beileag (Scottish), Jelisaveta, Ljiljana, Jela, Ljilja (Serbian), Alžbeta, Eliška (Slovak), Elizabeta, Lilijana, Špela (Slovene), Isabel, Lilia, Liliana, Ysabel, Eli, Elisa, Elisabet, Isa, Isabela (Spanish), Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Elise, Ella, Elsa, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise (Swedish), Lilia, Liliya, Lilya, Yelyzaveta (Ukrainian), Bethan (Welsh)
  United States
2016
  Australia (NSW)
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ranked
2016
  Canada (BC)
2015
  England and Wales
2015
  Norway
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ranked
2015