Milly

Milly - A very unique female name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Milly appeared on the charts for the first time in 1922 on position #2032. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Milly and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Milly? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Milly. The baby girl name Milly was given to 47 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2068 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 30,069 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Milly peaked in popularity 77 years ago in 1942 on position 1832.



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Milly is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Milly is currently topping the baby name charts in Oklahoma at position #789 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,455.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Milly is where you live.


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Milly origin and meaning

Milly is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Milly, pop culture references for the name Milly and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Milly

We've found the following names that sound similar to Milly, sorted by popularity.

Molly / Mollie / Millie / Malia / Miley / Mila / Manuela / Maliyah / Myla / Maleah /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122068
20112958
20102129
20092690
20081875
20073719
20062946
20053311
20042816
20032959
20023534
20013230
20002868
19993830
19894386
19631934
19622239
19572087
19421832
19222032

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oklahoma789
Tennessee1016
Washington1037
Illinois1263
California1807
Texas2455

Even more about Milly


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Milly a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Milly?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1942
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Milly
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 30,069
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1922
2012 births +47

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