All About the Name Illyria

“A poetic name that’s both pretty and feminine.”

Gender: Girl
Meaning: Place name
Origin: Greek
Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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More about the name Illyria:

Illyria (IHL-ihr-ee-ah) was a region in the western part of the Balkan Peninsula, inhabited by numerous tribes of people known as the Illyrians. The name of Illyria can be traced back to Greek mythology to Illyrius, the son of Cadmus and Harmonia. For his play Twelfth Night, William Shakespeare chose a fictionalized Illyria as the setting.

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