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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Lilian

Name: Lilian
Pronunciation: \l(i)-lian\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: lily
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lilyan, Liliane, Liliana
Similar Names: Gilian, Jilian, Lilia, Lilias
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 843


Lilian \l(i)-lian\ as a girl's name is a variant of Lillian (Latin) and Lily (Latin), and the meaning of Lilian is "lily".

The baby name Lilian sounds like Lilyan, Liliane and Liliana. Other similar baby names are Gilian, Jilian, Lilia and Lilias.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Lilian.


Lilian is a very popular first name for women (#843 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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