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Lillith is a strikingly attractive baby name for girls. As a variation of one of the most ancient names in the world, Lillith has now begun in rise in popularity during the 21st century. Lillith is a main character in the Bloodlines series, and Lillith is the protagonist of the Lillith Chronicles by Carol Buhler. Keep reading to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Lillith:

Old Akkadian: Of the night

Origin of the name Lillith:

Lillith is an alternate spelling of Lilith. This name derives from the Old Akkadian word lilitu (meaning “of the night”). The Akkadian word is a cognate of the Proto-Semitic root for “night” or “dark.”

Symbolism of the name Lillith:

Lillith is a variation of Lilith (meaning “of the night”). In Assyrian mythology, Lilith was the name of a night demon. Within Jewish tradition, Lilith was the name of Adam's wife (before Eve) whom God evicted from the garden when she would not submit to her husband. The offspring of Adam and Lilith became the discordant spirits of the world, and symbols of Lilith included the ghost and night phantom.

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Gender of the name Lillith:

Lillith is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Lillith:


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Emotion evoked from the name Lillith:

The name Lillith evokes feelings of magnificence and mystery.

Alternative spellings for the name Lillith:

Nicknames for the name Lillith:

  • Lil
  • Lillie

Popularity of the name Lillith:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Lillith was the 1,838th most popular baby name for girls in 2020.

Related names for the name Lillith:

Great middle names for Lillith and their meanings:

  • Arantza (thorn bush shrub)
  • Baila (dance, white, fair)
  • Celine (heavenly, divine)
  • Chanel (canal, pipe, waterway)
  • Edna (rejuvenation, delight, kernel)
  • Fiona (fair, white, pale)
  • Jolie (pretty)
  • Margo (pearl)
  • May (great mother, fifth month)
  • Miranda (admirable, marvelous)
  • Regine (queen, ruler, regent)
  • Sahara (desert)
  • Teagan (poet)
  • Vivienne (alive, life)

Famous people with the name Lillith:

Lillith in popular culture:

  • Lillith (main character in the Bloodlines series)
  • Lillith (protagonist of the Lillith Chronicles by Carol Buhler)
  • Lillith Dane (protagonist of The Survival of Lillith Dane by J. M. Newman)
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