Lily is a girl’s name of Latin origin, meaning “pure” and symbolic of innocence. In a bouquet of flower names for girls, Lily stands out as the most popular bloom. Parents can pick from various spellings, from Lilly to Lillie, and use it to form compound names like Lily-Rose or Tiger lily. Lily is also sometimes seen as a pet form of Elizabeth. Celebrity parents from Johnny Depp to Kate Beckinsale have plucked this lovely name for their own daughters, and it does not look like Lily will lose its crown to Rose, Violet, or Daisy any time soon.
Famous People Named Lily
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Lily AllenArtist
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