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What does Ilan mean?

Ilan Pronunciation of Ilan as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ilan is "tree". Masculine form of Ilana.




VARIANTS Eilon, Elam, Elan, Ilon



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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)

Ilan was first listed in 2003 and reached its apex rank of #1132 in the U.S. then, and is at #1542 presently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ilan name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Elan (#1491 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) and Elam (#1594) are the prominent alternative forms of Ilan (#1542) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Ilan was at its highest 1 year ago and has remained as conventional to this day.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ilan, Elam, Elan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ilan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

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-sounding 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.

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