Hilary meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Hilary No. of characters: 6 Gender: Girl Origin of Hilary: Latin
How to pronounce Hilary hi-la-ry What does my name mean? Meaning of Hilary: Merry, Happy, Cheerful or Happy, The Cheerf

Origin and Meaning

Baby name Hilary is originated from Latin hilarius which in turn is derived from hilaris meaning "cheerful, merry". Earlier the name was used as a masculine given name but after 20th century it is mostly used as a female given name. One of the masculine form of the name is Hilarion. Hilarion the Great who was an anchorite was born in Thabatha, south of Gaza in Syria Palaestina and he successfully studied rhetoric with a grammarian in Alexandria. Few notable bearers of the name include Hilary the Deacon (fl. mid-4th century), the churchman and theologian; Hilary Knight, an author and illustrator; Hilary Hahn, an American violinist; Hillary Wolf, American child actress and Hillary Raphael, an American novelist.

Hilary was ranked 767 in 1993 US male names list and elevated by 1.03% from its previous ranking of 775 in 1992. Hilary was ranked 916 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.00% from its previous ranking of 898 in 2014. Comes from the Latin "hilaris" Means "gay, joyful" If Day February 13th.. Hilary are beating that leave little room for improvisation. Organized, methodical,Hilarywork doggedly. Pedagogues,Hilarylike to pass on their knowledge. Hilary are friendly and enthusiastic beings who lead others in their wake. Their willingness and ambition to generally take to the road to success.

Full form of Hilary : Humble Intuitive Loyal Authentic Righteous Youthful

Hilary is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is not even used by anyone since 2013. Only 177 people have Hilary as their first name. Hilary is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Hilary is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1969 and ranked 916 (0.001338% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 26066 people wear Hilary as their first name. Hilary is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1882 and ranked 916 (0.001338% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 26066 people have Hilary as their first name. Hilary is not a native United States and Hilary may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.007292% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Hilary is 1.

Hilary loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Hilary generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.

Names that rhyme with Hilary Alary, Clary, Ellary, Hillary, Lary, Malary, Mallary, ValaryFamous people named Hilary
Hilary Bamberger in Walkabout as Actress
Hilary Hahn in The Village as Music Department
Hilary Reynolds in Educating Rita as Actress
Hilary Rosenfeld in Dirty Dancing as Costume Designer
Hilary O'Neil in Skippy Binderman as Actress
Hilary Montgomery in Lincoln as Actress
Hilary Tones in Unnatural Vices: Part 1 as Actress
Hilary Salmon in To the Ends of the Earth as Producer
Hilary Wagner in Predator as Actress
Hilary Hansen in Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening as Thanks
Hilary Farr is a Canadian designer, known for presenting the reality show Tu casa a juicio.
Hilary Shepard acted in TV series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Names like Hilary Hilary Namesakes Related Names: Hila, Hilah, Hilaire, Hilal, Hilaree, Hilari, Hilaria, Hilarie, Hilario, Hilarion, Hilbert, Hilberto, Hilburn, Hild, Hilda, Hildagard, Hildagarde, Hildah, Hildana Comments :Hilary, matching Hilaire in French, is a male name from the Latin Hilarius, meaning gay, gay. Comes from the name Latin Hilarius, itself derived from hilaris which means "hilarious", "cheerful" or even from the ancient greek 'Ιλαρος, Hilaros, of identical meaning; the root Latin is derived from the Greek. It shall have the same meaning of the names Allegra, Gaudenzia and Blythe. Versions of the name are Hillary, Hilaria, Hilaria. - Jerri Vanduyn Popularity of Hilary

Updated on: July 10th, 2019
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