Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related girl name Ilene.
Ila is a very popular first name for females (#727 out of 4276, Top 17%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ila for girls. Ila reached its highest rank of #267 in the U.S. in 1910-1919 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ila and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Isla (#150), Ilene and Ila. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Ila▼ is also pronounced similarly to Aila, Ala, Alah, Alea, Ali▼, Alia▲, Alla, Alya, Ayla▲, Ela, Elah, Eli, Elia, Ella▲, Eula▼, Illa, Illia, Iola▼, Ola▼, Olia, Olla, Oula, Ula, Ulla, Yola and Yula. Other suggested similar baby names are Ida▼, Ilka, Ilsa, Ima▼, Ina▼, Iole, Ira▼, Isa▼, Ita and Iva▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ila.