Origin of the name Elijah: Derived from the Hebrew 'ēlīyāhū (Jehovah is God). The name was borne by a 9th century B.C. prophet who, after many years of service, was taken up into heaven in a chariot of fire. From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book.
Ilian is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Ilian name meanings is Noble, ready, prompt, apt. Other similar sounding names can be Elian, Maximilian, Ilia, Ilya, Elijah.