First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Gili

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from United Kingdom
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Gili?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Gili mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Gili

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Gili to us below

Alt. Meaning

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

L is for love, your love of life!

I is for ideals, no higher!

Notable Persons Named Gili

Gili Bar-Hillel Semo is a translation. Gili was given the name Gili Bar-Hillel in 1974 in Israel.


Gili Mossinson is a basketball player for the Hapoel Galil Elyon. His ongoing career started in 1996. Gili was born on September 29th, 1978 in Tel Aviv.


Gili Landau is a soccer player for the Hapoel Tel Aviv F.C. and Israel national football team. Gili was born on May 7th, 1958 in Bat Yam.


Gili Hasid is an athlete for the Bnot Netanya F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Gili

Gérard Gili is a soccer player for the Olympique de Marseille, SC Bastia, FC Rouen, and Olympique Alès. Gérard was born on August 7th, 1952 in Marseille.


Gemma Gili is a soccer player for the Valencia Féminas CF, FC Barcelona (women), and Spain women's national football team. Gemma was born on May 21st, 1994 in Castellón de la Plana.


Jaime Gili is a visual arts and visual artist. Jaime was born in 1972 in Caracas.


Jonathan was born on April 19th, 1943. He died on October 1st, 2004.


Anna was born in 1960 in Orvieto.


Joan was born in 1907 in Barcelona. Joan is also known as Gili and John. He passed away on May 6th, 1998.


Where is the name Gili popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Gili as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Gili as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in New York, New Jersey, or Illinois.

Fun Facts about the name Gili

  • How Popular is the name Gili? Gili is the 48,821st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gili have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 45 babies born with the first name Gili in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gili? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Gili first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gili is Thursday, March 2nd, 1944.
  • What year had the most people named Gili born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gili was in 2005 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Gili: Your name in reverse order is Ilig. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ilgi. How do you pronounce that?

What Gilis Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Gili

Name poster for Gili(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.