Ilan name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 21st, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: Arabic, Bengali, Tamil and Hebrew
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Ilan i-lan
Meaning: Tree, Good Person and My God is Yahweh
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What does Ilan mean?

Outlandish Ilan is originated from Hebrew, Ilan means "Tree, Good Person or My God is Yahweh" primarily used in Hebrew, Tamil, Arabic and Bengali is bestowed upon both sexes. Ilan is version of celebrated Ilya.

Ilya's meaning is God is Gracious and My God is Jehovah is originated from Hebrew and English. It is celebrated on February 15th.

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How do I pronounce Ilan?

The most common way to pronounce two syllabled Ilan is i-lan.

Variants of Ilan

Eilon, Ilya

Names that rhyme with Ilan

How popular is the name Ilan?

Ilan is a popular in France where over 12373 new-borns have been given the name since 1971. At present the name is rising, in 2009, it ranked 70th when 1084 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys.

In addition to that, the given name has been in the top 100 baby names 6 times Ilan is common in United States where over 2372 new-borns have been given the name since 1965.

When at the peak of its usage in 2003, the moniker grabbed the 1130th spot and 134 baby boys were given the name.

In Switzerland, Ilan is a familiar name where it has been in use since 1998 and has secured the place in top 200 names.

Recently in 2018, 53 babies were given Ilan and it reached its peak ranking, 175 on boy names chart. Over 502 people have been named Ilan in Switzerland. In Belgium, Ilan is a unique name where it has been in use since 1996 and has secured the place in top 300 names.

In 2009, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 268 on boy names chart when 45 babies were named Ilan. There are over 486 babies that have been given the name Ilan in Belgium.

Ilan is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, even after 22 years of presence it could not make beyond the top 2000. There are over 187 babies that have been given the name Ilan in England and Wales.

Ilan is a common name in Indonesia while somewhat familiar name in Brazil, India, Canada, South Africa, Venezuela, Australia, England, Mexico, Malaysia, Netherlands, Germany and Spain. According to our estimate, at least 10000 people have been bestowed Ilan around the globe.

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Ilan in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Ilan

Don't live to work. Work to live. Don't make work your priority. You like people too but prefer your solitude. You don't depend on anyone's understanding and support. The only person you need to prove yourself is the person you see in the mirror every day. You should stop hoping that everyone will understand and support you. It's time you give adventure and spontaneity a chance. You stay true to your opinion and beliefs.

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Sibling Names for Ilan

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Famous people named Ilan

  • Ilan Volkov, Israeli orchestral conductor
  • Ilan Chet, Israeli microbiologist and a professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Ilan Ramon, Israeli fighter pilot and later the first and only Israeli astronaut
  • Ilan Mitchell-Smith, American academic and former actor best known as the co-star of the film 'Weird Science'
  • Ilan PappĂ©, expatriate Israeli historian and socialist activist
  • Ilan Stavans, Mexican-American essayist, lexicographer, cultural commentator, translator, short-story author, publisher
  • Ilan Shavit, Israeli lawyer, businessman and entrepreneur
  • Ilan Shalgi, Israeli lawyer
  • Ilan Rubin, American musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer
  • Ilan Hall, American chef
  • Ilan Chester, celebrated Venezuelan musician, singer
  • Ilan, Brazilian footballer
  • Ilan Bakhar, retired Israeli footballer
  • Ilan Eshkeri, British neoclassical composer
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  • Ilan Dar acted in tvMiniSeries Line 300
  • Ilan Popko, from 2008 drama film Hoze Lech Brach, who played the N.

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