US Popularity:4460
Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:Cheerful, happy
Hillary is a girl’s name of Latin origin that’ll have you grinning from ear to ear. Stemming from the Latin word hilaris or the Greek word hilaros, Hillary means “happy” or “cheerful.” Some may say that real joy comes from cloud nine, but all it takes is one look at baby to find that feeling of bliss. So what better way to let your little one shine their light than with Hillary? Hillary, famed as the first name of Hillary Clinton, is also pretty power-packed in the world of politics. And with any luck, your little one could be in the running for something great!

Famous People Named Hillary

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  • Hillary Clinton
    United States First Lady

Hillary Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Hillary is currently #4018 on The Bump
Girl:Hillary is currently #1772 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Hillary is currently #4460 in U.S. births
Girl:Hillary is currently #1654 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 58
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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