What does Ilya mean?
Ilya /ilya/ as a boys' name is pronounced ILL-yah. It is of Russian and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ilya is "Jehovah is God".
Affiliated boy name: Elias.Kreatif forms:
(male) Ilyaio, Irvya, ..
(female) Ilis, Ilyais, ..
How popular is Ilya?
Ilya is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Ilya is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Ilya and associated names. Eli (#49 the previous year), Elias (#103), Elie, Elija, Elijah (#11), Ely (#1548) and Illya are the popular variation forms of Ilya (not in Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Elyot, are uncommon. These relations of Ilya were popular in 2013 (usage of 1.3%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 1.3%, down 2%). Eli, Elias and Elijah are three of the more chic birth names in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Ilya is alike in pronunciation to Ali▲, Alia, Aly, Eelia, Eliu, Elli, Eloi, Eloy, Ilie and Ola. Other recommended names are Adya, Ilan, Ilar, Ilias, Ilija, Ilja, Ilon, Ilyaas, Ilyas, Ira▼, Isa, Isia, Iyar and Iyyar. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ilya.