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Popularity
22k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Ila

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: From the island
  • #1572 All Time
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Boys

How popular is the name "Ila" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 15 15 0
1881 20 20 0
1882 25 25 0
1883 32 32 0
1884 29 29 0
1885 42 42 0
1886 45 45 0
1887 43 43 0
1888 49 49 0
1889 54 54 0
1890 63 63 0
1891 72 72 0
1892 93 93 0
1893 97 97 0
1894 112 112 0
1895 97 97 0
1896 126 126 0
1897 119 119 0
1898 114 114 0
1899 113 113 0
1900 177 177 0
1901 138 138 0
1902 154 154 0
1903 160 160 0
1904 143 143 0
1905 166 166 0
1906 146 146 0
1907 162 162 0
1908 196 196 0
1909 200 200 0
1910 199 199 0
1911 243 243 0
1912 274 274 0
1913 279 279 0
1914 376 376 0
1915 451 451 0
1916 522 513 9
1917 499 494 5
1918 571 564 7
1919 554 549 5
1920 567 561 6
1921 623 623 0
1922 576 576 0
1923 528 523 5
1924 584 578 6
1925 649 642 7
1926 487 487 0
1927 530 530 0
1928 525 525 0
1929 481 481 0
1930 456 451 5
1931 426 426 0
1932 428 428 0
1933 379 379 0
1934 367 367 0
1935 312 312 0
1936 315 310 5
1937 320 320 0
1938 299 299 0
1939 247 247 0
1940 212 212 0
1941 217 217 0
1942 229 229 0
1943 189 189 0
1944 172 172 0
1945 151 151 0
1946 146 146 0
1947 183 183 0
1948 143 143 0
1949 123 123 0
1950 133 133 0
1951 112 112 0
1952 145 145 0
1953 136 136 0
1954 82 82 0
1955 87 87 0
1956 83 83 0
1957 94 94 0
1958 88 88 0
1959 74 74 0
1960 57 57 0
1961 72 72 0
1962 71 71 0
1963 48 48 0
1964 55 55 0
1965 36 36 0
1966 41 41 0
1967 49 49 0
1968 36 36 0
1969 41 41 0
1970 24 24 0
1971 35 35 0
1972 27 27 0
1973 23 23 0
1974 26 26 0
1975 32 32 0
1976 25 25 0
1977 30 30 0
1978 27 27 0
1979 33 33 0
1980 28 28 0
1981 23 23 0
1982 24 24 0
1983 21 21 0
1984 29 29 0
1985 16 16 0
1986 20 20 0
1987 31 31 0
1988 17 17 0
1989 16 16 0
1990 24 24 0
1991 19 19 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 16 16 0
1994 25 25 0
1995 16 16 0
1996 30 30 0
1997 28 28 0
1998 25 25 0
1999 38 38 0
2000 38 38 0
2001 57 57 0
2002 43 43 0
2003 55 55 0
2004 60 60 0
2005 74 74 0
2006 90 90 0
2007 88 88 0
2008 109 109 0
2009 124 124 0
2010 155 155 0
2011 129 129 0
2012 149 149 0
2013 141 141 0
2014 201 201 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Ila? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21,634 babies born with the name Ila in the United States. That's more than enough Ilas to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 15 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ila" was in 1925 with a total of 642 babies.

According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ila" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 12 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1922. Across the entire United States a total of 576 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ila popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Ila" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ila as well as things modernly associated with the name Ila such as celebrities named Ila.

French

Origin and Meaning of Ila

The name "Ila" is of French origin, and it means "From the island". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

I is for ideals, no higher!

L is for love, everlasting.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Ali". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ila". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Ila born Oct 10, 1975

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Africa approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Ila

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