Ilona

Ilona - A very unique female name



  Oct 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ilona appeared on the charts for the first time in 1917 on position #1760. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ilona and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ilona? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Ilona. The baby girl name Ilona was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5244 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ilona peaked in popularity 77 years ago in 1942 on position 817.



Famous with this name

Ilona Grübel
Ilona Vajda
Ilona Herzberg


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Ilona is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ilona is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,725 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,725.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Ilona is where you live.


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Ilona origin and meaning

Ilona is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ilona, pop culture references for the name Ilona and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ilona

We've found the following names that sound similar to Ilona, sorted by popularity.

Ilene / Iliana / Ileana / Ilana / Illiana / Ileen / Ilianna / Ilyana / Ilhan / Ilean /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20125244
20104390
20095410
20083762
20073678
20064252
20053360
20044288
20024297
20003542
19984412
19973794
19963835
19903842
19883434
19863626
19843448
19803321
19782758
19762313
19752357
19742789
19732147
19722715
19712339
19701967
19691897
19681928
19671433
19651633
19641719
19631449
19621789
19611446
19601805
19591718
19581577
19571358
19561368
19551239
19541246
19531183
19521035
19511017
1950920
1949923
19481107
1947821
1946853
1945904
19441076
1943823
1942817
1941916
1940885
19171760

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3725

Even more about Ilona


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Ilona a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Ilona?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1942
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ilona
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1917
2012 births +5

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