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Gender: Female Origin of Milly: Spelling variation of Millie or short form of Camilla, Millicent, Mildred etc.

The name Milly is a girl's name . Milly and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

Milly and her more popular sister Millie are adorable Old Lady nickname-names springing back to life. Nearly 100 baby girls were named Milly, just Milly, last year, and Millie is in the US Top 500. Milly is the Molly of the new generation.

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Famous People Named Milly

Camilla "Milly" Rosso, English actress; twin sister Rebecca "Becky" Rosso
Milly Shapiro, American Broadway actress
Milly Jane Johnson, British romance novelist
Milagros "Milly" Quezada, Dominican merengue singer
Camilla "Milly" Durrant, Welsh footballer
Beatrice Milly McCartney, daughter of Paul McCartney

Pop Culture References for the name Milly

Milly Bloom, daughter of journalist Leopold Bloom and Marion "Molly" Tweedy in "Ulysses" (1922) by James Joyce
Milly Theale, invalid heroine of The Wings of a Dove (1902) by Henry James; the dove of the title, who leaves her millions to Densher
Milly Thompson, character in the anime Trigun
Milly Ashford, character in "Code Geass"
Milly, character in video game 'Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation'
Milly & Matt, characters in Australian hip-hop song, Ghost In The Shell by Thundamentals
Milly, Adam's bride in the 1954 musical film "Seven Brides For Seven Brothers"


josephinedagnall Says:


My sister, Amelia, went by this when she was younger. Annoyingly, no-one ever spelt it right (she was always Millie or Molly) and, at the age of seven, she decided she'd rather go just by the full Amelia. I think her full name suits her much better.