Hill Name Meaning

English and Scottish: extremely common and widely distributed topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, Middle English hill (Old English hyll). English: from the medieval personal name Hill, a short form of Hilary (see Hillary) or of a Germanic (male or female) compound name with the first element hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’. German: from a short form of Hildebrand or any of a variety of other names, male and female, containing Germanic hild as the first element. Jewish (American): Anglicized form of various Jewish names of similar sound or meaning. English translation of Finnish Mäki (‘hill’), or of any of various other names formed with this element, such as Mäkinen, Heinämaki, Kivimäki.

List of People with Surname Hill

According to our database, there are a total of 56,274 people with the surname Hill. Among these people surnamed Hill, there are about 7,287 unique names, with an average of 7 people who have the same name. Jean Hill, Audrey Hill and Ida Hill are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hill, with 120, 105 and 99 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Hill, with a total of 5,791 people, and there are a total of 2,809 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hill, with a total of 4,529 people and an average of 2,568 unique names.