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Origin and Meaning of Ilze

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  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Ilze is of African,Dutch origin and means "Pledge to god".
  • A user from South Africa says the name Ilze is of African origin and means ""Gift of God"".
  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Ilze is of Hebrew origin and means "God's Promise; God is My Oath".
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Ilze means "GIFT OF GOD" and is of Unknown origin.

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First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1458. Variant of Elizabete. Cognate with German Ilse.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Ilze

Ilze Viņķele is a Minister for Welfare of Latvia. Ilze was born on November 27th, 1971 in Rēzekne.


Ilze was born on April 22nd, 1996 in Durban.


They hold the title Woman Grandmaster and FIDE titles. Ilze was born on January 4th, 1984 in Riga.


Ilze was born in Adelaide. Ilze is also known as Nagy and Ilze.


She holds the title Woman International Master and FIDE titles. Ilze was given the name Ilze Ramane on July 17th, 1958 in Riga. Ilze is also known as Ramane and Ilze. She passed away on August 15th, 2002.


Ilze Graubina was a . They plays Piano. Ilze was born in 1941. They left this life in 2001.


Fun Facts about the name Ilze

  • How Popular is the name Ilze? Ilze is the 42,460th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ilze have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68 babies born with the first name Ilze in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ilze to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ilze? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Ilze first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ilze is Friday, November 13th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Ilze born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ilze was in 1951 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Ilze: Your name in reverse order is Ezli. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zlie. How do you pronounce that?

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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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