Ilona: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Ilona

The Hungarian version of the Greek name Helen, meaning "bright and shining." Like the gold star that had better be on the top of your little Ilona's spelling test or else you'll make her study for twice as long next time.

Nicknames:

Ila, Lone, Lona.

Famous people named Ilona:

Novelist Ilona Andrews; actress Ilona Massey; singers Ilona Mitrecey and Ilona Csáková.

Fun fact:

Ilona is the name of a novel by Hans Haube.

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