Given Name 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.
VARIANTS: Ilia, Iliya (Bulgarian)
DIMINUTIVE: Ile (Macedonian)
FEMININE FORMS: Ilina, Ilinka (Macedonian), Ilinka (Serbian), Ilinka (Croatian), Iliana, Ilina, Iliyana (Bulgarian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: 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), Elías (Icelandic), 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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2009