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since 1880

Ilse

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Consecrated to God
  • #6399 All Time
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How popular is the name "Ilse" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 10 10 0
1915 9 9 0
1916 8 8 0
1917 6 6 0
1918 12 12 0
1922 8 8 0
1924 10 10 0
1926 10 10 0
1927 15 15 0
1928 7 7 0
1929 16 16 0
1930 23 23 0
1931 9 9 0
1932 10 10 0
1933 9 9 0
1934 7 7 0
1935 7 7 0
1936 14 14 0
1937 5 5 0
1938 5 5 0
1939 9 9 0
1943 5 5 0
1944 5 5 0
1945 6 6 0
1949 11 11 0
1951 5 5 0
1952 5 5 0
1953 12 12 0
1954 9 9 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 6 6 0
1957 10 10 0
1958 7 7 0
1960 8 8 0
1961 11 11 0
1962 9 9 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 13 13 0
1966 8 8 0
1967 7 7 0
1968 7 7 0
1969 10 10 0
1970 10 10 0
1971 8 8 0
1972 9 9 0
1974 6 6 0
1975 7 7 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 8 8 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 6 6 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 8 8 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 14 14 0
1987 24 24 0
1988 41 41 0
1989 36 36 0
1990 50 50 0
1991 76 76 0
1992 48 48 0
1993 103 103 0
1994 103 103 0
1995 72 72 0
1996 67 67 0
1997 76 76 0
1998 75 75 0
1999 49 49 0
2000 49 49 0
2001 48 48 0
2002 54 54 0
2003 62 62 0
2004 39 39 0
2005 70 70 0
2006 52 52 0
2007 44 44 0
2008 55 55 0
2009 51 51 0
2010 40 40 0
2011 43 43 0
2012 33 33 0
2013 31 31 0
2014 40 40 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Ilse? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,024 babies born with the name Ilse in the United States. That's more than enough Ilses to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ilse" was in 1993 with a total of 103 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ilse" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 27 babies in California have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 72 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ilse popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ilse in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

German

Origin and Meaning of Ilse

The name "Ilse" is of German origin, and it means "Consecrated to God". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Ilse DeLange

Ilse DeLange is a singer-songwriter specializing in country, pop, and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Ilse was born in 1977 as Ilse Annoeska de Lange in Almelo, Netherlands.

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Ilse de Meulemeester

Ilse was born in 1971.

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Ilse De Vis

Ilse was born in 1981.

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Ilse van der Poel

Ilse was born in 1977.

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Alternative Meanings

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

L is for life, that you live so well.

S is for strength, there when needed.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

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

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Past life for Ilse born Dec 2, 1987

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1100. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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