US Popularity:12473
Other Origin(s):British
Gill is a short and sweet feminine name that will help your young one stand out from the crowd. It stems from the Medieval English name Gillian, meaning “youthful,” and has roots in Latin. Initially, it was used as an alternate version of the masculine moniker Julian, but since the 17th century, it has been established as a separate and distinct name. Gill is also a family name that originates in Yorkshire, England, offering another unique connection. Gill provides a modern and fresh twist on the traditional and is an excellent choice for baby, both in their youth and as they grow!

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  • Name Doctor, Gillian

  • Name Doctor, Gill

  • Behind the Name, Gill, July 2008

  • Behind the Name, Gillian, July 2008

  • House of Names, Gill

  • 100,000 Baby Names by Bruce Lansky pg. 146, 170

  • Behind the Name, Julian, April 2024

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