[ 2 syll. i-lan, il-an ] The baby boy name Ilan is pronounced as iy-LAE-N †. Ilan is used predominantly in the Hebrew language and it is also derived from Hebrew origins. It is derived literally from the word 'ilan' which means tree. Ilan is a modern Jewish name. The name Ilana (English, Hebrew, and Hungarian) is the female version of Ilan.
Ilan has 13 variants that are used in English and other languages. Variants used in English include Eilon, Ilen, Ilin, Illan, Illen, Illin, Illon, Illun, Illyn, Ilon, Ilun, and Ilyn. A variant of Ilan in other languages is Ilani (Hebrew).
Ilan is an unusual baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Ilan: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"