Given Name İLHAN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Turkish

Meaning & History

From the Mongolian title il-Khan meaning "subordinate Khan", which was first adopted by Genghis Khan's grandson Hulagu, who ruled a kingdom called the Ilkhanate that stretched from modern Iran to eastern Turkey.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Khan (Pashto), Khan (Urdu)
Entry updated December 3, 2014