Given Name LILY

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

Meaning & History

From the name of the flower, a symbol of purity. The word is ultimately derived from Latin lilium.
DIMINUTIVES: Leanna, Liana, Lillia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Liliya, Lilyana (Bulgarian), Ljiljana (Croatian), Lilly (Danish), Lilja, Lilli (Finnish), Lili, Liliane, Lilianne (French), Lili, Lilli (German), Lili, Liliána (Hungarian), Lilja (Icelandic), Líle (Irish), Lilia, Liliana, Liana (Italian), Lilija (Latvian), Lilija (Lithuanian), Liljana (Macedonian), Lilly (Norwegian), Liliana (Polish), Liliana, Liana (Portuguese), Lílian (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Liliana, Liana (Romanian), Lilia, Liliya, Lilya (Russian), Lileas, Lilias, Lillias (Scottish), Ljiljana, Ljilja (Serbian), Lilijana (Slovene), Lilia, Liliana (Spanish), Lilly (Swedish), Lilia, Liliya, Lilya (Ukrainian)

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Entry updated July 2, 2008