Jillian: baby girl name popularity and meaning

Jillian

A spelling variation of the English name Gillian, meaning “youthful.” Which makes it perfect for your baby girl because, well, that’s exactly how she’s going to start out: young.

Nicknames:

Jill, Jilly.

Famous people named Jillian:

Celeb fitness trainer and TV personality Jillian Michaels; actresses Jillian Reed, Jillian Bell, Jill Hennessy, and Jillian Murray; novelist Jillian Dodd; pro wrestler Jillian Hall; writer and activist Jillian York.

Fun fact:

This is a classic case of a name’s spelling variation becoming more popular than the original form.

More Inspiration:

Joyful J Names For Baby Girls, Double The Fun: Girl Names With Double Letters, Girl Names That Don’t End In A Vowel (Or A “Y”), Perfect 3-Syllable Girl Names,