Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Eila.
Ilana has 1 masculine form: Ilan.
Ilana is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2686 out of 4276, Top 63%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Ilana and associated names. Popular related forms of Ilana (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Iliana (#830 in 2014) and Ileana. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 2007 and are somewhat less popular today. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Ilana is alike in pronunciation to Alaina▲, Alana▲, Alanah, Alani▲, Alanna▲, Alawna, Alayna▲, Aleana, Alena▲, Aliana▲, Alina▲, Allana, Alona, Alyna, Elaina▲, Elanah, Elanna, Elayna, Elena▲, Eliana▲, Elina, Elona, Elyana, Ilena, Illeana, Illiana, Illona, Ilona, Ilonna, Iolana, Iolani, Oleana, Olena, Oliana, Olina and Ulani. Other recommended similar baby names are Flana, Iana, Ilean, Ileane, Ilene▼, Iliane, Ilima, Ilone, Ioana and Ivana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ilana.