Ilyaas - boys name

Ilyaas name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 63%

Ilyaas name meaning:

The name Ilyaas is of Arabic origin, primarily used in Muslim communities. It is a variation of the name Elias or Elijah, which has biblical roots. In Arabic, Ilyaas is derived from the Hebrew name Eliyahu, meaning "my God is Yahweh" or "Yahweh is my God." The name Ilyaas carries similar connotations of devotion and faithfulness to God.

People named Ilyaas are often associated with characteristics such as strength, determination, and leadership. They are believed to possess a strong moral compass and a deep sense of spirituality. The name Ilyaas may inspire individuals to pursue a higher purpose in life and strive for righteousness. Those with the name Ilyaas are commonly regarded as trustworthy, reliable, and dependable individuals.

Overall, the name Ilyaas holds significant religious and cultural significance. It represents a connection to the divine and emphasizes the importance of devotion and faith in one's life.

Origin: Arabic

Variant of Ilyas: The Biblical Elijah is the English language equivalent.

Related names

Ilyas , Elyas , Ilyaas

Other boys names beginning with I


Overall UK ranking: 1782 out of 4789

13 recorded births last year

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    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Ilyaas

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