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PRONOUNCED: ee-leer, ilyir, [uh-LEER]
OTHER FORMS: Illyrian, Ilirjan
CONTRIBUTOR: Kristen on 5/2/2006
Meaning & History
Albanian name derived from the name of a tribe in Southwestern Europe, today's Albania and Epirus, whose name is said to mean "freedom" or "the free".
In Albanian mythology Ilir was the son of Cadmus and Harmony.