ILIJA
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Илија (Macedonian, Serbian), Илия (Bulgarian)
Meaning & History
Macedonian, Serbian and Croatian form of ELIJAH, and a Bulgarian variant transcription of ILIYA.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Ilia, Iliya (Bulgarian)
DIMINUTIVE: Ile (Macedonian)
FEMININE FORMS: Ilina, Ilinka (Macedonian), Ilinka (Serbian), Ilinka (Croatian), Iliana, Ilina, Iliyana (Bulgarian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ilyas (Arabic), Elijah (Biblical), Elias, Eliou (Biblical Greek), Eliyyahu (Biblical Hebrew), Elias, Helias (Biblical Latin), Elias (Danish), Elia, Elian (Dutch), Elias, Elijah (English), Eelis, Elias, Eljas (Finnish), Élie (French), Ilia (Georgian), Elias (German), Elias, Ilias (Greek), Elijah, Eliyahu, Eliyyahu (Hebrew), Éliás, Illés (Hungarian), Elia (Italian), Elis (Medieval English), Elias (Norwegian), Eliasz (Polish), Elias (Portuguese), Ilie (Romanian), Ilia, Ilya (Russian), Elías (Spanish), Elias, Elis (Swedish), İlyas (Turkish)
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