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


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

What is the origin of the name Lilian?

Lilian is an English feminine name that derived from the name Elizabeth). In France and Poland, Lilian is a masculine name.

What does the name Lilian mean?

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 #2206 overall.

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