Jillian - Meaning of Jillian

What does Jillian mean?

[ 3 syll. ji-(l)lian, jil-li-an ] The baby boy name Jillian is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is JHIHL-iy-aeN †. Jillian is used predominantly in the English language and its origin is Latin.

Jillian is a variant of the name Julian (English, German, Spanish, and Polish).

Jillian is also a pet form (English) of the name Julius (English, German, and Greek).

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Jillian is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Jillian, Julian was the most widely used in 2018. Jillian has in the past century been predominantly given to girls.

Baby names that sound like Jillian include Jailani, Jaileen, Jaleen, Jalene, Jelani, Jilliann, Jocelyn, Jolyon, Juliaan, Julianne, Jullien, Julyin, Julyon, Gilamou, Gillian, Gylamou, Juliano, Giuliano, Jaelin, and Jaelyn.

† Pronunciation for Jillian: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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