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Gender Masculine
Usage Turkish
Note This name is written with a Turkish dotted İ. It appears as İLHAN in uppercase and ilhan in lowercase.

Meaning & History

From the Mongolian title il-Khan meaning "subordinate Khan", which was first adopted by Genghis Khan's grandson Hulagu, who ruled a kingdom called the Ilkhanate that stretched from modern Iran to eastern Turkey.

Related Names

VariantKağan
Other Languages & CulturesKhan(Pashto) Khan(Urdu)

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