Gender: Female Meaning of Hilaria: "cheerful" Origin of Hilaria: Latin

The name Hilaria is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "cheerful". Hilaria and is often added to lists like Ancient Roman Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Favorite: GIRLS!".

From the experts:

Hilaria, the ancient Roman form of Hilary also given to joyous festivals, is still used in Spain and Poland, while the intriguing Italian version is Ilaria. A notable current bearer is fitness expert and wife of Alec, Hilaria Baldwin, who was born on the Spanish island of Majorca.

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Shaybaby1 Says:


Agreed. I absolutely cannot hear this name without hearing "hilarious", and that is so off-putting. Stick with Hillary, for your child's sake.

Saffron_Rice Says:


Hilaria is pretty if pronounced Hil-ah-ree-uh - I'm surprised it's not more popular

Plutophelia Says:


thats kind of the point

MaryKathryn Says:


Sounds like hilarious