Hilary, Hillary

Name Nerds main

FOR REAL: Hilary is a medieval English form of the Latin name Hilarius. This name means 'cheerful.' Hilary was most often used for boys in the middle ages, but in the 20th century, it has become a predominantly feminine name. Hillary is the surname form, which has become more popular as of late.

diminutives: Hill

related names: Hilaria, Hilarius

words with the same root: hilarious, hilarity