Name Lilia Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Lilia


Lilia is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Lilia?

Lilia is a short form of the name Liliane, which derived from the biblical name Elizabeth. Besides, the given name Lilia derived from the name of the flower.

What does the name Lilia mean?

Lilia means “God is abundance”, “God is my oath” and “God has sworn” (from Elizabeth) and (the flower) “lily” (from Latin “lilium).

Other variants and nicknames

Other variants of Lilia are, for example, Lilja in Nordic, Lilija in Lithuanian and Latvian, and Liliya and Lilya in Ukrainian and Russian. Similar first names like Lilia are Lila, Lilac, Lilah, Lilan Lilana, Liliana, Lillianne, Lilly, Lily, Lillie and Lilea. Popular nicknames are Lee, Lia, Lil, Lila, Lily and Lys. A male form of Lilia is Lilio. Anagrams for Lilia are Ailil and Laili.

Lilia, the Lily

Lilys are the symbol for purity in Christianity. In general, Lilys stand for purity and fertility, this attribution stems from the Greek mythology. Each Lily has its own meaning, the different colors have different meanings as well. Generally, the Lily’s innocence and beauty stand for new life and rebirth.

Famous people named Lilian

  • Lilia Buckingham (born 2003) is an American actress, internet personality, author and producer from California.
  • The American tennis player Lilia Osterloh (born 1978) announced her official retirement in 2019, ten years after her last professional match.
  • Lilia Skala (1896 - 1994) was an Austrian-American actress who was nominated for an Academy Award, as well as two Golden Globes and one Primetime Emmy Award.

Pronunciation of Lilia

Variants of the name Lilia

Liliah Lilija Lillia Lylia Liliya Lilja Lilya

Parents who like the name Lilia also like

Lilly Liliana Mila Livia Emilia Ella Sophia Lily Laila Luna Lucia Amelie Mia Lana Sophie Emma Leila Lila Ava Clara

Popularity of the name Lilia

The name Lilia is ranked #717 overall.

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