Ilse name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 21st, 2023
Gender: Girl
Origin: Hebrew, Nordic and Germanic
Usage: English, German, Icelandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: ihl-sah
Meaning: My God is Abundance, Pledged to God, God's Promise, My God has Sworn and My God is Perfect
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What does Ilse mean?

Meaning of Ilse is My God is Abundance, Pledged to God, God's Promise, My God has Sworn or My God is Perfect is used as a baby girl name which came from Germanic, Nordic and Hebrew is substantially used in Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, German, English and Icelandic.

Ilse is a short form of Elizabeth. Famous Elizabeth is originated from Hebrew, Elizabeth means "God is My Oath and God of Plenty". Ilse is form of Alice in German language.

Also Ilse is form of Elisabeth in Dutch and German languages.. Also Ilse is form of Ilsebet, Ilsebill in German language. Also Ilse is German equivalent of Elisabet.

How do I pronounce Ilse?

The proper pronunciation of two syllabled Ilse is ihl-sah. The name can also be pronounced as i-lse or il-se.

Variants of Ilse

Elisheba, Ils, Ilsa, Emilse, Emilie, Émilie, Emily, Alice, Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Elisabet, Adalheidis, Adaliz, Adelais, Aliz, Adelice, Lisa, Aleka, Alycia, Alicemarie, Elisabett, Annalies, Alizabeth, Eilis, Elza, Annaelizabeth, Elizabethmarie, Elisabed, Elsa

Middle Names for Ilse

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Names that rhyme with Ilse

How popular is the name Ilse?

A common name in United States with over 2140 new-borns have been given the name since 1914. Presently the moniker is on a rise, in 1994, it ranked 1510th when 103 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Also, Ilse used to be a common name in Netherlands, first appeared in 2015 and over 475 babies have been given the name in 5 years. At its zenith in 2015,.

However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 5 years.

Ilse is a unique baby name in France, it had been in use since 1902 and was last seen in 2007, during its 31 years of usage, it was able to reach the top 400 names.

In 1913, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 328 on girl names chart when 31 babies were named Ilse. There are over 340 babies that have been given the name Ilse in France.

Also, during its short run of just 9 years in Belgium, it had made it to the top 300 names. In 1995, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 259 on girl names chart when 40 babies were named Ilse.

There are over 163 babies that have been given the name Ilse in Belgium.

Ilse is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales where it is still in use. However things change on global perspective, Ilse is extremely popular in Germany where every 1 in 400 have the name.

Also the baby name is popular in Austria, Mexico, Brazil and South Africa. At least, 410000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Ilse in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Ilse?

People are afraid of you sometimes because of your hard-core beliefs and independence. You are compassionate, aware, and full of understanding. If letter E is your capstone, it reveals your dominant character. You want to do everything as planned in life. You need to open up to new adventures and experiences. The soul is more important to you than your body. You are a good friend who listens and never judges.

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Sibling Names for Ilse

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Famous people named Ilse

  • Ilse De Meulemeester, Belgian actress, TV Host
  • Ilse Gradwohl, Mexican painter
  • Ilse María Olivo Schweinfurth, Mexican singer and telenovela actress
  • Ilse von Alpenheim, Austrian pianist
  • Ilse Geisler, East German luger
  • Ilse Broeders, Dutch bobsledder who competed from 1999 to 2006
  • Ilse Guggenberger, {{citation
  • Ilse Koch, wife of Karl-Otto Koch
  • Ilse Aichinger, Austrian writer
  • Ilse Werner, Dutch-German actress, singer and musical whistler
  • Ilse DeLange, musical artist
  • Ilse Steppat, German actress
  • Ilse Huizinga, Dutch jazz singer
  • Ilse Aigner, German politician and member of the Christian Social Union of Bavaria
  • Ilse von Glatz, Canadian actress
  • Ilse Pausin, Austrian pair skater
  • Ilse Zamarripa in For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada as Actress
  • Ilse Pagé in Die Blechtrommel as Actress
  • Ilse Escobedo in Candil de la calle as Actress
  • Ilse Schmidt in Torn Allegiance as Actress
  • Ilse Neubauer in Der Durchdreher as Actress
  • Ilse Ikeda in Gran final: Part 1 as Actress
  • Ilse Bing was a German photographer.
  • Ilse Abel in movie The Unknown as Actress
  • In 1916, Ilse Bois characterized the role of Frau Sophie Waldberg in drama film Die Töchter des Eichmeisters.
  • In 1930 musical movie, Wie werde ich reich und glücklich?, Ilse Korseck characterized Mary - seine Tochter.
  • In 1984 sci-fi film, Blistayushchiy mir, Ilse Liepa played N.
  • In 1936 comedy film, Der Raub der Sabinerinnen, Ilse Petri characterized Paula Gollwitz.
  • Ilse Ritter, from 1976 drama flick Sommergäste, who characterized Kalerija Basova - Sergej's sister.
  • Ilse Voigt, from 1969 comedy and drama flick Seine Hoheit - Genosse Prinz, who played Spreewald-Emma.
  • In 1993 movie, Blauer Mohn, Ilse Christine Weber portrayed Claude.
  • In 1920, Ilse Lorm characterized the role of Li in drama flick Orchideen.
  • Ilse Götzen played the key character of N in 1919 drama movie Der Mitternachtsassessor.
  • Ilse Oeser played the central character of Madeleine in 1912 film Madeleine.
  • In 2014, Ilse Garzaner played the role of Oma in drama flick Adam.
  • Ilse Arco, from 1922 movie Der Halunkengeiger, who portrayed Ntt0457930 2 nm0074948 actress N N.
  • Ilse Marwenga, from 1921 comedy movie Die Strandnixe, who characterized Lissy, Freundin von Margit.

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