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Gender: F Origin of Lilac: English, from Persian, flower and color name

Could Lilac be the next Lila or Lily or Violet? It certainly has a lot going for it--those lilting double 'l's, the fabulous fragrance it exudes, and the fact that it's a color name as well, providing a ready made nursery theme. In addition, the lilac is symbolic of first love.

Actor Stephen Moyer was ahead of the curve when he named his daughter Lilac in 2002.

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Famous People Named Lilac

Lilac Moyer, daughter of actor Stephen Moyer, (b. 2002)

Pop Culture References for the Name Lilac

Lilac, from the movie "Jam"
Lilac LaRoux, from the fictional book "These Broken Stars"

Lilac's International Variations

Lilas, Lilah (French) Siryen (Russian) Syrin, Suren (Scandinavian) Flieder (Yiddish)

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