What does Ileana mean?
Ileana /ilea-na/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Norman, Hebrew and Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Ileana is "my God has answered; sun ray; tree; Trojan". Ileana is an alternate form of Aileen (Norman): Scottish version of Eileen. Ileana is also a variation of Eliana (Hebrew). Ileana is also used as a derivative of Helen (Greek), Ilana (Hebrew), Iliana (Greek).
Ileana has 35 more related forms via Aileen, Eileen, Eliana, Helen, Ilana, Iliana: Aleanor, Aleen, Alene▼, Eilean, Eleanor▲, Eleen, Elian, Eliane, Helana, Heleena, Helena▲, Helenna, Ilane, Ilanit, Ileane, Ileanne, Ileen, Ileene, Ilene▼, Iliane, Illa, Illeana, Illeanna, Illeanne, Illene, Illia, Illiana, Illianna, Jelena, Lana▲, Leana, Leanah, Leanna▼, Lena▲ and Liana▲.Kreatif forms: Ileara. [more]
How popular is Ileana?
Ileana is a very popular first name for females (#1542 out of 4276, Top 36%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Ileana for girls. Ileana was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #935 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Ileana and associated names. Aileen (#562 the previous year), Aleen, Alene, Eileen (#711), Elaina (#281), Eleanor (#78), Elena (#121), Eliana (#117), Elianna (#651), Elliana (#296), Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Ilene, Iliana (#830), Lana (#351), Leana, Leanna (#725), Lena (#279) and Liana (#582) are the popular variation forms of Ileana ranked in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in 2014 (usage of 0.4255%), except for the forms Alene, Eileen, Helen, Ilene and Leanna which have fallen out of fashion. The most trendy girl names in this list are Elaina (#281), Eleanor (#78), Elianna (#651), Elliana (#296) and Lena (#279), and there is also a revival in birth name usage for Eleanor and Lena. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Ileana is alike in pronunciation to Alana▲, Aleana, Aleena▲, Alena▲, Aleyna, Aliana▲, Allana, Eleena, Ilena, Illona, Ilonna, Iolana, Oleana, Olena and Oliana. Other suggested similar baby names are Gleana and Ilean. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ileana.