Millie - girls name

Millie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 100%

Millie name meaning:

The name Millie is a diminutive of the name Millicent, which originates from the Old English name Millicent or Melisent. The name Millicent is derived from the Germanic elements “milli,” meaning "gentle," and "sind," meaning "path" or "way." Thus, the name Millie can be interpreted to mean "gentle path" or "gentle way."

Millie is often associated with qualities such as kindness, gentleness, and a calm demeanor. Individuals with the name Millie are often perceived as nurturing and empathetic, with a natural ability to make others feel at ease. These traits can contribute to their success in building strong relationships and establishing harmony in their interactions. Millie is a name that exudes warmth and compassion, which can have a positive influence on both the individual and those around them.

In summary, the name Millie carries the meaning of a gentle and kind path/walk. It embodies qualities of tenderness, compassion, and empathy, which contribute to the individual's ability to create harmonious connections with others.

Origin: English

Form of Mildred. Mild strength.

Related names

Mildred , Mildread, Millie , Milly

Other girls names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 27 out of 5581

1472 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (10)
  • Wales (19)
  • England (28)

Historical popularity of Millie

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