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Virgil Meaning


What does Virgil mean?

The name Virgil is of Latin and English origin.

The meaning of Virgil is "staff bearer".

Virgil is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Vir-gil.

The Given Name Virgil

Virgil is a form of Vergilius. See Vergilius for further details.

Virgil is quite an elegant name and a welcome find.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Alternate names include Vergil.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Virgil Hill.

Virgil Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,993 in baby name popularity for boys with 73 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,655 in baby name popularity for boys with 96 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Virgil sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Virgil Name Popularity Page.

Virgil Related Names

Virgil is a form of Vergilius.

Variants of the name Virgil include Vergil.

The names Virgilijus, Virgilio, Virgiliu are all forms of Virgil.

Famous Virgils

  • Virgil Hill ~ Boxer

Virgil Numerology

What will your new littleVirgil 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 Virgil are often fuzzy and diligent but most of all they are read more >>

Virgil Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Virgil.

Just for fun, see the name Virgil 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 Virgil in Nautical Flags page.