[ 2 syll. il-va, ilv-a ] The baby girl name Ilva is pronounced IHLVAH †. Ilva has its origins in the Latin language, and it is used largely in German and Italian. The first name is from a place name, possibly the island Elba in Toscana, Italy.
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of the name Ilva.
See also the related form, the Italian Milva.
Ilva is not widely used as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Ilva: IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"