Infographic of Hilary name meaning, which is “The cheerful one,” from the Greek hilaros, cheerful.
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Hilary Name Popularity

How popular is the name Hilary? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 1,123 5 0.0009%
1914 0 0%
1915 1,433 5 0.0006%
1916 1,298 6 0.0006%
1917 1,484 5 0.0005%
1918 1,128 11 0.001%
1919 0 0%
1920 1,540 5 0.0004%
1921 1,156 12 0.001%
1922 1,421 6 0.0005%
1923 987 19 0.0017%
1924 1,090 14 0.0012%
1925 1,202 10 0.0009%
1926 1,178 11 0.001%
1927 1,268 9 0.0008%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 1,527 5 0.0005%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 1,329 6 0.0006%
1935 1,072 12 0.0012%
1936 1,265 6 0.0006%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 1,417 5 0.0005%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 1,464 5 0.0004%
1944 0 0%
1945 1,393 5 0.0004%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 1,225 10 0.0006%
1949 1,396 6 0.0004%
1950 1,406 5 0.0003%
1951 1,340 6 0.0004%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 1,308 8 0.0004%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 0 0%
1958 1,276 10 0.0005%
1959 1,297 8 0.0004%
1960 0 0%
1961 1,577 5 0.0003%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 0 0%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 0 0%
1969 0 0%
1970 1,677 5 0.0003%
1971 0 0%
1972 0 0%
1973 0 0%
1974 0 0%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 0 0%
1978 0 0%
1979 0 0%
1980 0 0%
1981 0 0%
1982 0 0%
1983 0 0%
1984 0 0%
1985 0 0%
1986 0 0%
1987 0 0%
1988 0 0%
1989 2,187 6 0.0004%
1990 0 0%
1991 0 0%
1992 0 0%
1993 0 0%
1994 0 0%
1995 0 0%
1996 0 0%
1997 0 0%
1998 0 0%
1999 0 0%
2000 0 0%
2001 0 0%
2002 0 0%
2003 0 0%
2004 0 0%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 0 0%
2008 0 0%
2009 0 0%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 0 0%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 0 0%
2016 0 0%
2017 0 0%
2018 0 0%
2019 0 0%
2020 0 0%

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Data via SSA.gov.


Names Like Hilary

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What names are variants of Hilary?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Hilary.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Helario

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilaire

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilar

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilarid

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilarie

Cheerful; cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilario

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilarion

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilarius

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hillary

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hillery

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilliary

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Hilorio

Cheerful, happy

Latin

Ilario

Latin

Illario

Cheerful, happy

Latin


What names sound like Hilary?

If you like how Hilary sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Hilary.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Helier

Cheerful

Latin

Heller

Bright, brilliant

German

Hiller

Battle guard; yard on a hill

German

Hillier

Hard warrior

German

Hillyer

Hard warrior; battle guard; yard on a hill

German


What names are similar to Hilary?

Find a name that’s like Hilary, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Alaire

Cheerful

Latin

Ellery

Alder tree

English


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