What does Ileen mean?
Ileen has 25 variants: Aileene, Ailene, Aillin, Ailyn, Aleen, Alene▼, Aline▼, Alleen, Allene▼, Alline, Ayleen▲, Eilean, Eileene, Eilene, Eilin, Eilleen, Eleen, Elleen, Ellene, Ilean, Ileane, Ileene, Iliane, Illeanne and Illene.Creative forms:
(female) Ilein, Ilin, ..
(male) Ilein, Ilin, .. Middle name pairings:
Ileen Rebeca (I.R.), ..
How popular is Ileen?
Ileen is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3432 out of 4276, Top 80%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ileen was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #1189 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Ileen listed in the Top 2000 are Aileen (#515 the previous year), Eileen (#694), Ayleen (#822), Iliana (#904), Ailyn (#1094), Ila (#1184), Ellene, Ilean, Ileana, Ilene, Eilene, Aileene, Aline, Alene, Aleen, Alleen, Allene, Ailene, Alline and Eileene. These forms of Ileen were favored as baby names 95 years ago (average #1183) and are now much less widespread (#1676, down 72.3%), with versions like Aline falling out of fashion. Eileen is more familiar than the rest, though Aileen is now ranked higher.
Ileen is alike in pronunciation to Aleine, Alenne, Aleyne, Allyn, Eilwen, Elaene, Elain, Elan, Elen, Elene, Elian, Elin, Ellen▼, Ellin, Ellon, Elon, Elynn, Ilane, Ileanne, Ilone, Isleen, Olwen, Olwenn, Olwyn and Willeen. Other suggested similar names are Adeen, Arleen▼, Breen, Caleen, Coleen▼, Evleen, Glen, Heleen, Ilke, Ilse, Ireen, Ireleen, Iren, Ivee, Joleen, Juleen, Kaleen, Kyleen, Myleen, Queen▼, Taleen and Treen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ileen.See names in meaning and etymology.