Hilary: baby girl name meaning and popularity


From the Latin word "hilaris," this name means "cheerful" - and your little Hilary will absolutely live up to her name. Unless you keep her out past naptime, then all bets are off.


Hil, Hilly.

Famous people named Hilary:

Actresses Hilary Swank and Hilary Duff; model Hilary Rhoda; writer Hilary Mantel; violinist Hilary Hahn.

Fun fact:

Hilary peaked at #233 on the popularity charts, then plummeted entirely off within a year in the early nineties.

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