ILIA
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: ილია (Georgian), Илья (Russian), Илия (Bulgarian), Илїа (Church Slavic)
PRONOUNCED: eel-YAH (Russian)   [key]
Meaning & History
Georgian form of ELIJAH. It is also a variant transcription of ILYA or ILIYA.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Ilya (Russian), Ilija, Iliya (Bulgarian)
FEMININE FORM: Ilina (Bulgarian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ilyas (Arabic), Elijah (Biblical), Elias, Eliou (Biblical Greek), Eliyyahu (Biblical Hebrew), Elias, Helias (Biblical Latin), Ilija (Croatian), Elias (Danish), Elia, Elian (Dutch), Elias, Elijah (English), Eelis, Elias, Eljas (Finnish), Élie (French), Elias (German), Elias (Greek), Elijah, Eliyahu, Eliyyahu (Hebrew), Éliás, Illés (Hungarian), Elia (Italian), Ilija (Macedonian), Elis (Medieval English), Elias (Norwegian), Eliasz (Polish), Elias (Portuguese), Ilie (Romanian), Ilija (Serbian), Elías (Spanish), Elias, Elis (Swedish)