Lilian Name Meaning & Origin

Lilian

Pronunciation: LI-lee-ən (key)

Origin of the name Lilian:

Derived from the older Lilion, which is thought to be from the Latin lilium (lily). Var: Lillian.

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Lili (or) Lily
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This is the title of a song by Depeche Mode on their album "Playing the Angel" released in 2005.

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