Last name origins & meanings:
- English: variant spelling of Tilly.
- English: habitational
name from Tilley in Shropshire, named from Old English telga
‘branch’, ‘bough’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.
- English: occupational name for a husbandman, Middle English tilie
(Old English tilia, a primary derivative of tilian ‘to
till or cultivate’).
- English: from the medieval female personal name
Tilly, a pet form of Till.
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