Other Origin(s):Gaelic
Meaning:Lad; Servant of Saint John
Gillon is a masculine name of Irish origin. It is thought to be derived from the Gaelic word giolla, meaning “lad,” and might be more typically found as a surname. The name dates back to Ancient Ireland and originated in one of the most northerly counties, making for a fitting choice that honors baby’s heritage. Gillon is also a variant of Gillean or Gilchrist and is thought to mean “servant of Saint John,” ideal for those hoping to raise baby in their faith.
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