Illa

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
356
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Illa

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  • According to a user from Brazil, the name Illa is of Unknown origin and means "Island".
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Notable Persons Named Illa

Illa J is a hip hop music rapping, singing, record producer, and songwriter. He plays Phonograph, Music Production Center, Sampler (musical instrument), Drum machine, Keyboard instrument, Synthesizer, Drum kit, Bass guitar, and Vocals. He was most active from 2004 to present. Illa was given the name John Derek Yancey on October 13th, 1986 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. Illa is also known as Yancey and John Derek.

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Illa Meery was an actress, singer, and singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1928 to 1935. Illa was born on May 16th, 1915 in Moscow. Illa is also known as Mara Tchernycheff-Bezobrasoff. She passed away in 2010.

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Illa was given the name Sybilla Kesselburg on February 25th, 1900 in Viersen, Germany. Illa is also known as Sybilla Kesselburg. She breathed her last breath on August 6th, 1988.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Illa

Rolando was born on September 6th, 1880. He left this life on May 3rd, 1937.

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Zakari Yaou Illa is a sports team member for the US Ouagadougou.

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How popular is the baby name Illa in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1898 5 5 0
1902 6 6 0
1905 9 9 0
1906 11 11 0
1907 8 8 0
1908 6 6 0
1909 11 11 0
1910 13 13 0
1911 16 16 0
1912 14 14 0
1913 22 22 0
1914 23 23 0
1915 44 44 0
1916 40 40 0
1917 32 32 0
1918 37 37 0
1919 40 40 0
1920 30 30 0
1921 44 44 0
1922 44 44 0
1923 31 31 0
1924 46 46 0
1925 47 47 0
1926 58 58 0
1927 57 57 0
1928 43 43 0
1929 50 50 0
1930 48 48 0
1931 43 43 0
1932 45 45 0
1933 46 46 0
1934 39 39 0
1935 46 46 0
1936 27 27 0
1937 31 31 0
1938 43 43 0
1939 34 34 0
1940 37 37 0
1941 27 27 0
1942 23 23 0
1943 26 26 0
1944 28 28 0
1945 17 17 0
1946 24 24 0
1947 24 24 0
1948 23 23 0
1949 18 18 0
1950 15 15 0
1951 20 20 0
1952 14 14 0
1953 12 12 0
1954 15 15 0
1955 11 11 0
1956 8 8 0
1957 8 8 0
1958 6 6 0
1959 9 9 0
1961 5 5 0
1962 12 12 0
1963 9 9 0
1965 5 5 0
1969 9 9 0
1984 7 7 0
2003 5 5 0
2007 7 7 0
2009 5 5 0
2010 9 9 0
2011 7 7 0
2013 8 8 0
2014 11 11 0
2015 11 11 0
2016 13 13 0
2017 17 17 0

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Popularity of Illa as a first name

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Popularity of Illa as a last name

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Common last names for Illa

  • Smith
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  • Lewis

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Illa U.S.
  White 28.65% 64.26%
  African American 3.65% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.74% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 58.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Illa

People with the last name Illa are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Illa

  • How Popular is the name Illa? Illa is the 7,537th most popular name of all time. As a last name Illa was the 57,234th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Illa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,694 babies born with the first name Illa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Illa to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Illa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Illa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Illa is Friday, January 17th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Illa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Illa was in 1926 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Illa Factoid: According to the 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Illa is not a popular baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1928.
  • Weird things about the name Illa: Your name in reverse order is Alli. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Alil. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Illa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 356 people with the last name Illa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Illa? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Illa as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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