Iļja

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See also: Ilja and Iľja

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in early 20th century. From Russian И́лья (Ílʹja, Elijah).

Proper noun[edit]

Iļja m

  1. A transliteration of the Russian male given name Илья́ (Ilʹjá).

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, →ISBN
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Iļja was the only given name of 3024 persons in Latvia on January 1st 2011, including Russian speakers.