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Gender: Male Meaning of Hill: "someone who lives by a hill" Origin of Hill: English

The name Hill is a boy's name of English origin meaning "someone who lives by a hill". Hill and is often added to lists like Unusual Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name Association Game".

From the experts:

Simple and down-to-earth, but would probably work best as a middle name.

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Famous People Named Hill

Frank Eugene "Hill" Harper, American actor
Hill Zaini, Bruneian singer/actor
Archibald Hill, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Pop Culture References for the name Hill

"One Tree Hill," TV show
"King of the Hill," animated TV show
"Castle on the Hill," song by Ed Sheeran


Mhill46 Says:


This is my maiden name so I might consider using it as a middle name.

indiefendi2 Says:


Guilty pleasure

April Says:


Hill? More like Hillbilly.