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Gilly - Meaning of Gilly

What does Gilly mean?

[ 2 syll. gil-ly, gi-lly ] The baby girl name Gilly is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as GIHL-iy- or JHIHL-iy- †. Gilly's language of origin is African-Mende and it is predominantly used in English. The meaning of Gilly is 'stiff, rigid, erect, quiet, silent'.

Gilly is a familiar form of the English Gillian.

See also the related categories, mende and quiet (silent).

Gilly is an uncommon baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Gilly include Gilli, Gillie, Jillie, Gaell, Gaelle, Gaëlle, Gala, Galaa, Galee, Galei, Galeigh, Galey, Gali, Galie, Gallee, Gallei, Galley, Galli, Gallie, and Gally.

† Pronunciation for Gilly: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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