What does Ilana mean?
Ilana /il-ana/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ee-LAHN-ah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ilana is "tree". A name given to girls born on the Jewish holiday "The New Year of the Trees".
Affiliated girl name: Eila.
Ilana has 1 masculine form: Ilan.Kreatif forms: Ilanaio, Ioilana. [more]
How popular is Ilana?
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 (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000 are Iliana (#830 in 2014) and Ileana. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 2007 (usage of 0.172%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.085%, ▼50.6%). (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.