What does Ilene mean?
(female) Ilege, Ilein, ..
(male) Ilein, Ileini, .. Middle name pairings:
Ilene Karoline (I.K.), ..
How 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)
Ilene entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #414 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Ilene are Aileen (#515 in recent rankings), Aileene, Ailene, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Allene, Alline, Eileen (#694), Ellene, Helen (#419), Ila (#1184), Ilean, Ileana, Ileen, Iliana (#904) and Lena (#272). Adoption of these relations of Ilene was at its most widespread 95 years ago (average #894) and is now much less (#1554, down 96.5%), with forms like Eileen becoming less fashionable. Aileen and Iliana are two of the more trendy names for newborns here.
Ilene▼ is pronounced similarly to Alaine, Alane, Alayne, Alenne, Aleyne, Alleine, Alleyne, Allyne, Alyne, Alynne, Eileene, Eilene, Elaene, Elaine▼, Elane, Elayne, Elene, Ellane, Elyn, Ilane, Ileanne, Ilone, Isleen, Oline and Wilone. Other suggested similar names are Adene, Aldene, Arene, Arlene▼, Blane, Celene, Cleone, Colene, Dalene, Delene, Dene, Elvene, Erene, Erlene, Gene▼, Glenne, Helene▼, Idone, Ilana, Ilise, Ilke, Ilona, Ilsae, Ilse, Ilyse, Ione▼, Irelene, Iren, Irena, Irene▼, Irenea, Irenee, Irine, Ivee, Jolene, Kalene, Kylene, Lene, Melene, Mylene, Nolene, Orlene, Raene, Reene, Rene▼, Rolene, Shene, Talene, Valene and Zelene. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ilene.See names in meaning and etymology.