in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: English
- Meaning: Youthful, Downy
- #1865 All Time
How popular is the name "Gillian" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Gillian? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,354 babies born with the name Gillian in the United States. That's more than enough Gillians to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1922 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gillian" was in 1999 with a total of 1,022 babies. (That's a lot of baby Gillians)
According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gillian" ranks #98 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 10 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of 1,030 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
What does the name "Gillian" mean?
Gillian (English): Youthful, Downy
The name "Gillian" is of English origin and it means "Youthful, Downy". It's a name commonly given to girls.
G is for great, that describes you.
I is for intense, your zest of living.
L is for lively, your life is full of energy!
L is for love, everlasting.
I is for interest, you show in others.
A is for altruism, the unselfish you.
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
Your name in reverse order is "Naillig". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Llainig". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Where is the name Gillian popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Gillian in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Gillian
Gillian Bonner is a playboy playmate. Gillian was born in 1966 as Victoria Alynette Fuller in Santa Barbara, California.
Past life for Gillian born Oct 9, 2013
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Korea approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.
You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Name poster for Gillian
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.