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pinWhat does Ilene mean?

Ilene /ile-ne/ as a girls' name is pronounced eye-LEEN. It is of English origin. Modern variant of Aileen (Greek) "light".


Ilene has 5 variants: Ila, Ilean, Ileen, Ileene and Ilena.

Affiliated girl names: Eileen and Helen.

Ilene has 18 more alternative forms via Aileen: Ailee, Aileene, Ailene, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Allene, Alline, Eleen, Ellene, Ileana, Ileane, Ileanna, Iliana, Iliane, Illeanne, Illene and Lena.

Kreatif forms: Ileneio, Ilepe, Ioilene. [more]

pinHow popular is Ilene?

Ilene is a very prominent first name for women (#832 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Ilene for girls. Ilene entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #409 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ilene name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ilene outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Ilene and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Ilene are Aileen (#562 in recent rankings), Aleen, Alene, Aline, Allene, Alline, Eileen (#711), Helen (#404), Ila, Ileana, Iliana (#830) and Lena (#279). Adoption of these relations of Ilene was at its most widespread during the years 1920-1929 (average #500) and is somewhat lower today (#829, down 65.9%), with forms like Alene, Aline, Allene, Helen and Ila falling out of fashion. Aileen and Lena are two of the more trendy names for newborns here, with both names enjoying a resurgence in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ilene, Aileen, Aleen, Alene, Aline in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Allene, Alline, Eileen, Helen, Ila in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ileana, Iliana, Lena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lena outside U.S.

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Ilene is pronounced similarly to Ailyn, Alaine, Alane, Alayne, Aleine, Alenne, Aleyne, Allaine, Allayne, Alleen, Alleine, Alleyne, Allyn, Allyne, Allynn, Allynne, Alwyne, Alyne, Alynne, Ayleen, Aylin, Eilean, Eileene, Eilene, Eilin, Eilwen, Elaene, Elain, Elaine, Elan, Elane, Elayne, Elen, Elene, Elian, Eliane, Elianne, Elin, Eline, Ellaine, Ellan, Ellane, Ellayne, Elleen, Ellen, Ellin, Ellon, Ellyn, Elon, Elyn, Elynn, Ilane, Ileanne, Ilone, Isleen, Oleen, Oline, Olwen, Olwenn, Olwin, Olwyn, Olwynne, Wileen, Willene, Wilone, Yolane and Yolanne. Other suggested similar baby names are Ilana, Ilania, Ilima, Illeana, Illona, Ilona, Ilonna, Iolana, Iolani and Irene. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ilene.