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Lily meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Lily No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: English
How to pronounce Lily lílý What does my name mean?
Meanings: Lily Form of Lillian Manuscripts of God Lily Flower A Symbol of Purity Pet form of Lilian and Elizabeth (meaning: my God is perfect). Known by Lale Andersen hit "Lili Marleen". Namesake: Lilli Palmer, German actress.

Lily was ranked 917 in 2015 US male names list and elevated by 0.33% from its previous ranking of 920 in 2014. Lily was ranked 24 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 4.00% from its previous ranking of 25 in 2015.

Lily is the most popular flower name in Ireland. "Líle" is the Gaelic form, but the root is in the Latin name of the flower, "lilium."

The Bible has countless references to liles in both the Old and New Testaments. The columns of Solomon's Temple were decorated with lily motifs that symbolized purity and peace. Jesus used the lily as an example of why people should trust in God. "The lilies of the field do not toil or spin, yet their flowers rival King Solomon's clothes." Wherever there is the theme of purity and resurrection, there are lily analogies.

Full form of Lily : Logical Inoffensive Likable Youthful

Lily is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 13 in 2015. Around 54881 people wear Lily as their first name. Lily is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2011 and ranked 13 in 2015. Only 54881 people have Lily as their first name. Lily is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Lily was uncommon first name for a boy but is a widely used first name for a girl which is popular since 2016 and ranked 24 (0.166889% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 136600 people wear Lily as their first name. Diminutive of Elisabeth. Comes from the Hebrew "elásaba" means: "God is fullness". Celebrate on November 17th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Lily showcases in the charts. 0.037791% of Americans have this given name.

Complete history of Lily
YearRankOccurence
Popular girl name in
1915303343
1916298373
1917320330
1918307388
1919314368
1920317386
1921309407
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Expression number of Lily is 22.

Lily are persistent and possess leadership abilities. Lily dream big and so are their achievements in real world. Lily can transform any idea into reality which make them a master builder equipped with ingenuity and innovation.

Names that rhyme with Lily Aily, Aleily, Amarily, Amily, Anaily, Analily, Annily, Baily, Beily, Bily, Braily, Caily, Callalily, Camily, Cecily, Cescily, Cesily, Cessily, Chantily, CicilyFamous people named Lily
Lily Wen in Fortune Sun as Actress
Lily Rubenstein in Looking Down the Road as Actress
Lily Charms in Saloon Hidden Camera as Actress
Lily Santangelo in Wife Missing as Actress
Lily Dixon in Helpless Teens as Actress
Lily Alejandra in A tus espaldas as Actress
Lily Avidan in An American Hippie in Israel as Actress
Lily Tien in Yu hou chiao yang as Actress
Lily Bevan in The Waters of Mars as Actress
Lily Williams in Scarlet Samurai: Incarnation as Actress
Lily Tomlin, actress,producer
Lily Aclemar, actress
Names like Lily Lil, Lila, Lilac, Lilah, Lilak, Lilamae, Lilan, Lilana, Lilandra, Lilani, Lilany, Lilar, Lilarose, Lilas, Lilbern, Lilbert, Lilborn, Lilburn, Lile, Lilea
Lily Namesakes Comments :Lily is a first female name. Is based on the Latin lilium , meaning " lily ", a classic symbol of purity. It can also be seen as a ipocoristico of Liliana, which is a derivative of Elizabeth but, in turn, is occasionally regarded as an elaboration of Lilia ; moreover also several variations of Lilia, such as Lady and Lillie, may be truncated forms of Elizabeth. Variants of the name are Лилия ( Lilija ), Lilja, Lilli, Lily, Lillie, Lilly, Lile, Lilja, Lilia, Лилия ( Lilija ), Лилька ( Lil'ka ), [5] Лиля ( Lilja ), Лілія ( Lilija ). - Cherokee Ed
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Other variants of Lily :Liliya Lilyana Ljiljana Lilly Lilja Lilli Lili Liliane Lilianne Liliána Líle Liliana Liana Lilija Liljana Lílian Lilia Lilya Lileas Lilias Lillias Ljilja Lilijana  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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