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Boy Name: Mills

Name: Mills
Pronunciation: \m(il)-ls\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Miles, Myles
Similar Names: Sills, Wills
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 152


Mills \m(il)-ls\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin. Place name that originated as a surname for families living near a mill.

Baby names that sound like Mills are Miles and Myles. Other similar baby names are Sills and Wills.


Mills is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#152 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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