• 920 Ilyas
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Ilyas

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons With the Name Ilyas

Ilyas Kashmiri was a leading human. Ilyas was born on February 10th, 1964 in Pakistan administered Kashmir, Pakistan. Ilyas is also known as Kashmiri and Maulana Ilyas. He breathed his last breath on June 3rd, 2011.


Ilyas Khamzatovich Akhmadov is a minister of foreign affairs. Ilyas was born on December 19th, 1960 in Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic.


Ilyas Khan is a notable person. Ilyas was born in 1962.


İlyas Salman is an actor, director, author, and musician. They have been prominent since 1977. İlyas was born İlyas Salman on January 14th, 1949 in Arguvan, Malatya, Turkey.


Ilyas Idrisovich Bekbulatov is an important somebody. Ilyas was born on August 12th, 1990 in Kayakent, Dagestan, Russia.


Ilyas Abbadi is a famed person. Ilyas was born on October 21st, 1992 in Médéa.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ilyas

Amna Ilyas is an actress and model. She has had major accomplishments since 2007. Amna was born Amna Ilyas on October 11th, 1991 in Karachi.


Mohammad Ilyas is a cricketer.


F. M. Ilyas is a film director, screenwriter, film producer, and producer.


Adnan Ilyas is a cricketer. Adnan was born on December 30th, 1984 in Zarfawal, Punjab, Pakistan.


Ibrahim ibn Ilyas is a monarch. He holds the title Amir of the Samanids and Amirof theSamanids. He was most prominent from 856 to 867.


Muhammad Ilyas was a Ministry of Religious Affairs and Ministry of Religious Affairs (Indonesia). Muhammad was born on November 23rd, 1911 in Kraksaan, Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia. He breathed his last breath on December 5th, 1970.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 5 0 5
1977 6 0 6
1984 6 0 6
1987 5 0 5
1994 8 0 8
1995 9 0 9
1996 9 0 9
1997 6 0 6
1998 6 0 6
1999 9 0 9
2000 17 0 17
2001 24 0 24
2002 26 0 26
2003 37 0 37
2004 38 0 38
2005 40 0 40
2006 38 0 38
2007 43 0 43
2008 52 0 52
2009 59 0 59
2010 54 0 54
2011 74 0 74
2012 85 0 85
2013 87 0 87
2014 92 0 92
2015 85 0 85

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Popularity of Ilyas as a first name

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Popularity of Ilyas as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ilyas U.S.
  White 8.29% 64.26%
  African American 5.05% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 80.18% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.91% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.89% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ilyas

People with the last name Ilyas are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Ilyas

  • How Popular is the name Ilyas? Ilyas is the 10,765th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ilyas was the 30,303rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ilyas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 920 babies born with the first name Ilyas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ilyas to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ilyas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ilyas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ilyas is Wednesday, October 10th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Ilyas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ilyas was in 2014 with a total of 92 babies.
  • Random Ilyas Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ilyas is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Ilyas: Your name in reverse order is Sayli. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sialy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ilyas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 772 people with the last name Ilyas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ilyas? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ilyas as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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What does the name Ilyas mean?

Iis for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

Lis for loyalty, that you show.

Yis for youthful, your eternal look.

Ais for absolute, for you know your mind.

Sis for sweetheart, you really are!

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.