Name Iljan Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Iljan


Iljan is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Iljan?

Iljan is probably a variant of the name Ilian. Ilian is a Swedish variant of the name Aegidius, but also a short form of Maximilian and Elijah. Besides, Iljan is a short form of the Slavic name Smiljan.

What does the name Iljan mean?

Iljan means “shield-holder” and “young goat” (from Aegidius), “greatest” (from Maximilian) and “my God is Yahweh” (from Elijah). Deriving from Smiljan, Iljan means “Helichrysum plant” or “everlasting plant” and “catsfoot”.

Pronunciation of Iljan

Variants of the name Iljan

Ilian Ilyan Ylian

Popularity of the name Iljan

The name Iljan is ranked #2821 overall.

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