Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἱλαρίων(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek ἱλαρός (hilaros) meaning "cheerful". This was the name of a 4th-century saint, a disciple of Saint Anthony.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHilarius(Ancient Roman) Ilarion(Bulgarian) Hilary(English) Hillar(Estonian) Ilari, Lari(Finnish) Hilaire(French) Ilario(Italian) Ilarion(Macedonian) Ilariy, Illarion(Russian) Ellar(Scottish) Ealar(Scottish Gaelic) Hilario(Spanish) Ilar(Welsh)
User SubmissionHilarión


Name Days

Croatia: October 21


Sources & References

  1. Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, available from
Entry updated May 29, 2020