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


Lilian is a ♀ girl’s name and ♂ boy’s name. Lilian thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

Origin of the name Lilian

Lilian is an English feminine name (a derivation of Elizabeth) and a masculine name in France and Poland.

What is the meaning of the name Lilian?

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

Pronunciation of Lilian

Variants of the name Lilian


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Popularity of the name Lilian

The name Lilian is ranked #2508 overall.

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