Jill - girls name

Jill name popularity, meaning and origin

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Jill name meaning:

The name Jill is of English origin and is derived from the name Gill, which is a shortened form of the name Gillian. Jill is often considered a diminutive or nickname for the name Gillian, but it has also been used as a given name on its own.

The meaning of the name Jill is often interpreted as "youthful" or "child of the gods." It carries a sense of energy, vitality, and a youthful spirit. The name Jill is often associated with qualities such as playfulness, curiosity, and a zest for life.

Jill is a familiar and timeless name that has been used for centuries. It gained popularity in the 20th century and is still widely used today. It has a simple and approachable sound, making it a popular choice for parents looking for a traditional yet modern name for their daughter.

Origin: Latin


Related names

Jill , Gillot, Jillet, Jillian

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