Billie

Pronunciation: be-e-lle-e-e
Origin: United Kingdom
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe

The unisex name Billie has multiple origins, with roots in English and German languages. In English, the name means 'strength' or 'determination'. It is also believed to be a diminutive or feminine version of the English name William, which is derived from the German name "Willehelm". Billie is also a surname in certain cultures or regions. As a family name, it has been adopted globally, with variations in spelling and pronunciation across different languages, such as Chinese, Hindi, Spanish, French, Arabic, Bengali, and more. The name Billie has a rich history and is associated with several notable figures, including American singer Billie Eilish, American jazz musician Billie Holiday, and American tennis player Billie Jean King. The name is often combined with other names, such as Billie-Jean and Billie Jo. The meaning of the name Billie can also be interpreted as a "resolute protector" in German.

Billie Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Billie is currently #178 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Billie is currently #85 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Billie is currently #175 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Billie is currently #85 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Billie

  • Billie Eilish: Billie Eilish is an American singer and songwriter known for her hit songs "Bad Guy," "When the Party's Over," and "Everything I Wanted."
  • Billie Piper: Billie Piper is an English actress and singer known for her roles in "Doctor Who," "Secret Diary of a Call Girl," and "I Hate Suzie."
  • Billie Holiday: Billie Holiday, also known as Lady Day, was an American jazz and swing music singer known for her distinctive voice and emotive delivery. She passed away in 1959.
  • Billie Joe Armstrong (born 1972): An American singer, songwriter, musician, and actor, best known as the lead vocalist and guitarist of the punk rock band Green Day.
  • Billie Piper (born 1982): A British actress and former singer, known for her roles in various television shows and films, including the BBC series "Doctor Who."
  • Billie Lourd (born 1992): An American actress, known for her roles in the Fox horror comedy series "Scream Queens" and the FX horror anthology series "American Horror Story."