Ilias - boys name

Ilias name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 74%

Ilias name meaning:

The name Ilias is of Greek origin and is the modern Greek variant of the name Elias. It is derived from the Hebrew name Elijah, meaning "my God is Yahweh" or "Yahweh is my God." Yahweh is the conventional name for God in the Hebrew Bible, and the name Ilias carries a strong religious significance.

People named Ilias often possess qualities associated with their name's meaning. They tend to be deeply spiritual and have a strong sense of faith. They are usually loyal, compassionate, and have a natural inclination to help others. Ilias also represents a person who is self-assured and confident in their beliefs, often taking on leadership roles. Additionally, individuals named Ilias may exhibit a strong sense of justice and strive for harmony in their relationships and environment.

Overall, the name Ilias reflects a person of strong religious conviction, with qualities of loyalty, compassion, leadership, and a desire for justice.

Origin: Latin

Jehovah is my God.

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Overall UK ranking: 1250 out of 4789

21 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Ilias

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