a kind of person
"We'll not see his like again"; "I can't tolerate people of his ilk"
Kind; class; sort; type; as, him and his ilk; -- sometimes used to indicate disapproval when applied to people.
A type, race or category; a group of entities that have common characteristics such that they may be grouped together.
Origin: From ilke, from ilca, from ilīkaz, a compound of and from the noun .
same; each; every
Origin: [Scot. ilk, OE. ilke the same, AS. ilca. Cf. Each.]
Ilk is a village in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, in the Northern Great Plain region of eastern Hungary.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ilk, adj. the same.—Of that ilk, of that same, used in connection with a man whose name is the same as that of his ancestral estate—often used erroneously for 'of that kind.' [A.S. ilc, ylc, from y- or i- (base of he), and líc=like.]
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The numerical value of ilk in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of ilk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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