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Gender: Female Meaning of Ilka: "bright, shining one" Origin of Ilka: Hungarian, diminutive of Ilona; variation of Helen

The name Ilka is a girl's name of Hungarian origin meaning "bright, shining one". Ilka and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Light and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop your least favorite name on this list...ABC's!".

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To some, may have the same warm feeling of Russian nicknames like Sasha and Misha.

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Pop Culture References for the name Ilka

Ilke, Ilonka

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Wildmoonchild Says:


I really like this!

Saffron_Rice Says:


Reminds me of Ilse - and of "ill"