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Hillel Meaning


What does Hillel mean?

The name Hillel is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Hillel is "greatly praised".

Hillel is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Hi-llel.

The Given Name Hillel

Hillel is a name with class.

A name fit for a child full of distinction and a positive vibe, a little pathfinder.

An attractive name that will be brilliant to parents.

Hillel Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,306 in baby name popularity for boys with 34 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,807 in baby name popularity for boys with 28 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Hillel has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Hillel Name Popularity Page.

Hillel Related Names

Famous Hillels

  • Hillel ~ Biblical Character (Judg. 12:13)

Hillel Numerology

What will your new littleHillel be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Hillel are often conscientious and agreeable but most of all they are read more >>

Hillel Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hillel in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hillel.

Just for fun, see the name Hillel in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Hillel in Nautical Flags page.