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Ilka - Meaning of Ilka

What does Ilka mean?

[ 2 syll. il-ka, ilk-a ] The baby girl name Ilka is pronounced IY-LKaa- †. Ilka has its origins in the Old Greek, Slavonic, and Hungarian languages. It is used largely in Hungarian and Slavic. From Slavonic roots, its meaning is 'flattering, ambitious'.

In addition, Ilka is a Hungarian and Slavic variant transcription of Helen (English).

Ilka is also a Hungarian and Slavic familiar form of Ilona (English, Finnish, German, Hungarian, Czech, and Dutch).

Variation transcriptions of Ilka include Ilca, Ilkah, Ilke (Greek, Hebrew, and Turkish), Ilkeh, Ilki, Milka, and Milke.

See also the related categories, ambitious (powerful), slavic, and hungarian.

Ilka is not popular as a baby girl name. It is listed outside of the top 1000. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Ilka, Helen was the most frequently used.

Baby names that sound like Ilka include Ilca, Ilise, Ilkah, Ilkeh, Ilki, Illa, Ilsa, Ilse, Ilyah, Ilysa, Ilyse, Eleigh, Elga, Elise, Elix, Eloise, Elyse, Ilea, Ileah, and Ileesha.

† English pronunciation for Ilka: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"


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