Virgil - Meaning of Virgil

What does Virgil mean?

[ 2 syll. vir-gil, vi-rg-il ] The baby boy name Virgil is pronounced as VAHR-JHahL in English †. Virgil is used chiefly in the English and Hungarian languages. Its origin is Latin. Virgil is a variant of the name Virgilio (Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish).

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Virgil is uncommon as a baby boy name. At the modest height of its usage in 1907, 0.175% of baby boys were given the name Virgil. It had a ranking of #93 then. The baby name has seen a substantial fall in popularity since then, and is today of very light use. Within all boy names in its family, Virgil was nonetheless the most widely used in 2018. The name Virgil has mainly been a boy name, though it has also been given to girls in the last century. There were 34 times as many boys than girls who were named Virgil in 1920.

Baby names that sound like Virgil include Varel, Varil, Veral, Verel, Verral, Verrall, Verroll, Viorel, Viorell, Vyrle, Verell, Vergil, Virgilio, Vyorel, and Vyorell.

† Pronunciation for Virgil: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"



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