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Gillian (Given name)

Gillian is a name for girls. The name is a form of Julian and originates from English. On our website 147 people with the name Gillian rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Unfortunately the name is often written wrong. In our language some people struggle with the pronunciation of the name. Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Gillian is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 884. Nicknames for Gillian are Gill, Gillie and Gilly.
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Meaning of Gillian

The meaning of Gillian is: "The youthful and dedicated to Jupiter".


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Suitable names

Suitable names for a sister of Gillian are: Anna, Elise, Clare, Rachael, Lauren. View more suitable names.


Gillian occurs in the following categories:
Baby girl names with 7 letters250 namesGirl names beginning with G115 namesGirl names ending in N250 namesTop 1000 Facebook names1000 names

Popularity Gillian per year


Gillian 46 years old   30-06-2013
i hated my name when i was young. everyone calls me gill or gillie and i amaze my friends when i write my name as gillian.
Gillian 18 years old   11-06-2017
Substitute teachers often pronounce it with a "G" sound, while it's actually said with a "J" sound. When others hear my name, they often write it down as "Jillian". In other words, it's easy to spell and easy to pronounce, but often misunderstood because of the "G" making the "J" sound.

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