Gill

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a Middle English diminutive form of Julian, Giles, and William. Also a Northern English topographic surname from Middle English gill (ravine).

Proper noun[edit]

Gill

  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name, in modern use often transferred back from the surname.
  3. (rare) A spelling variant of female given name Jill.
    • Ben Jonson
      Each Jack with his Gill.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Gillingham.

Noun[edit]

Gill (plural Gills)

  1. (soccer) someone connected with Gillingham Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc.