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Dillard Meaning


What does Dillard mean?

The name Dillard is of English origin.

The meaning of Dillard is "conceited or proud and hard".

Dillard is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Di-llard.

The Given Name Dillard

The origin of the given name Dillard is unclear. It is possibly a transferred use of the surname Dillard, Dollard or Dullard.

Dillard is derived from the Old English elements dol which itself comes from the Norse dul meaning "conceited or proud" and ard meaning "hard".

The surname dates to the Middle Ages when a number of light hearted nickname surnames developed.

Dillard Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Dillard Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Dillard has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Dillard to other names.

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