What does Ilan mean?
Associated with: tree.
(male) Ilieuan, Ilion, ..
(female) Ilanna, Ilioan, .. Middle name pairings:
Ilan Jedidiah (I.J.), ..
How popular is Ilan?
Ilan is a rare first name for men but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#148244 out of 150436, Top 99%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Ilan for boys. Ilan was first listed in 2003 and reached its apex rank of #1132 in the U.S. then, and is at #1579 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Below is a charted study of the statistics of the boy name Ilan and associated names. Elam (#1262 the previous year) and Elan (#1484) are the prominent alternative forms of Ilan (#1579 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Ilan is at its highest presently.
Ilan is alike in pronunciation to Ailin, Alain, Alan▼, Alen, Alin, Allan▼, Allen▼, Allin, Allon, Allyn, Aloin, Aluin, Alwin, Alwyn, Alyn, Eilan, Eilean, Elian, Elon, Elwin▼, Elwyn, Olen▼, Olin▼, Olyn and Wylan. Other suggested similar names are Aman, Aran, Calan, Cian, Dilan▲, Dylan, Eian, Elkan, Eran, Euan, Ewan, Felan, Gyan, Ian▲, Idan, Iefan, Ieuan, Ifan, Ihab, Ilar, Ilja, Ilyas, Iman, Imani, Inar, Ion, Ira▼, Isa, Isam, Itai, Ivan▲, Ivann, Iwan, Jalan, Jean▼, Jian, Kelan, Kian▲, Kylan▲, Man, Milan▲, Nolan▲, Oran▼, Orlan, Rian, Ryan▼, Sean▼, Tan, Twan and Van. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ilan.See names in meaning and etymology.