Meaning and name origin
Milka \m(i)-lka, mil-ka\ as a girl's name is of Latin, Slavic and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Milka is "rival; laborious; eager; flattering, hardworking; queen". Milka is a variant of Emily (Latin): feminine of Emil, from the Latin name Aemilia, feminine form of the old Roman surname Aemilius (probably from aemulus). Also a variant of Ilka (Slavic): writer Ilka Chase. Milka is also used as a variant of Malka (Hebrew).
Milka is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Milka and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Emily (#7). (2014 statistics).