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Girl Name: Milly

Name: Milly
Pronunciation: \m(il)-ly\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: industrious, striving; work; helper to the priest; rival; laborious; eager; bee; honey; gentle strength; brave strength
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Milli, Mille, Milla, Molly, Melly, Mally
Similar Names: Billy, Cilly, Gilly, Hilly, Jilly, Lilly, Tilly, Willy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3786
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 55433

Description

Milly \m(il)-ly\ as a girl's name is a variant of Amelia (Latin, Old German), Camilla (Latin), Emily (Latin), Melissa (Greek), Mildred (Old English) and Millicent (Old French), and the meaning of Milly is "industrious, striving; work; helper to the priest; rival; laborious; eager; bee; honey; gentle strength; brave strength".

The baby name Milly sounds like Milli, Mille, Milla, Molly, Melly and Mally. Other similar baby names are Billy, Cilly, Gilly, Hilly, Jilly, Lilly, Tilly and Willy.

View a list of the 6 names that reference Milly.

Popularity

Milly is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3786 out of 4276) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#55433 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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