Ileana

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For the genus of butterfly, see Iliana.

Ileana (also Iliana, Ilijana,Illeana) is a female given name of Hebrew origin. It is derived from the Hebrew name אליהו (Eliyahu), from which "El" means God and "Yahoo" - is a shortened form of Yahweh, literally meaning "Yahweh is God".

Macedonia[edit]

Iliana (Илиана); Ilijana (Илијана) The name day for Iliana is celebrated on August 2nd. On this date, Eastern Orthodox Christianity marks the feast day of Prophet Saint Elijah. The name day is known in Macedonian as Ilinden.

Romania[edit]

Liana In Romanian, a hypocoristic for Ileana is Nuţi (from Elenuţa, Ilenuţa).

Spain[edit]

Ilean

People[edit]

Places[edit]

  • Ileana, a commune in Călăraşi County, Romania
  • Ileana, a village in Glodeanu Sărat Commune, Buzău County, Romania

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