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Popularity
123k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lily

Gender: Girl. Ranked #544 most popular

More Popular Potential Spellings
155k Lillie

What does the name "Lily" mean?

Lily (English): Lily Flower

The name "Lily" is of English origin and it means "Lily Flower". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 4 other names that are similar to this one.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ylil". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Illy". 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.

How popular is the name "Lily" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Lily? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 123,314 babies born with the name Lily in the United States. That's more than enough Lilies to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 41 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lily" was in 2011 with a total of 8,172 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lilies)

According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lily" ranks #40 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 89 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of 8,123 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Lily popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lily in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Lily

Lily Collins

Lily Collins is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1991 to present. Lily was born in 1989 as Lily Jane Collins in Guildford, Surrey, England.

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Lily Allen

Lily Allen is a singer, songwriter, actress, and presenter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Lily was born in 1985 as Lily Rose Beatrice Allen in Hammersmith, London, England.

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Lily Aldridge

Lily Aldridge is a model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Lily was born in 1985 as Lily Maud Aldridge in Santa Monica, California, United States.

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Lily Cole

Lily Cole is a model. Lily was born in 1988 as Lily Luahana Cole in Torquay, Devon, England.

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Lily Tomlin

Lily Tomlin is a comedian with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1965 to present. Lily was born in 1939 as Mary Jean Tomlin in Detroit, Michigan.

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Lily Donaldson

Lily Donaldson is a model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Lily was born in 1988 as Lily Monica Donaldson in Hammersmith, London, England.

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Past life for Lily born Jul 30, 1930

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 Central Russia approximately on 1475. 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. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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.