Lili - girls name

Lili name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 88%

Lili name meaning:

The name Lili is of various origins and has different meanings across different cultures. In Hebrew, Lili is derived from the name Lilith, which means "night monster" or "ghost" and is often associated with a seductive and dangerous female figure. In this context, Lili may symbolize independence, strength, and mystery.

However, Lili is also a diminutive form of the names Elizabeth and Lilian, which have different origins and meanings. Elizabeth is of Hebrew origin and means "God is my oath" or "consecrated to God." This name carries a sense of devotion, faithfulness, and loyalty. Lilian, on the other hand, is derived from the Latin word "lilium," meaning "lily." The lily is often associated with purity, beauty, and innocence.

Overall, the name Lili can hold different meanings depending on its origin and interpretation. It can symbolize a range of qualities such as independence, strength, mystery, devotion, beauty, and innocence.

Origin: French

The flower lily is a symbol of innocence; purity and beauty.

Related names

Lili , Lilias, Lillias

Other girls names beginning with L


Overall UK ranking: 674 out of 5581

57 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Wales (81)
  • Scotland (558)

Historical popularity of Lili

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