(Scotland and Northern England) The same.
Other Word Forms of Ilk
Origin of Ilk
From Middle English ilke, from Old English ilca, from Proto-Germanic *ilīkaz, a compound of *iz and *-līkaz from the noun *līką (“body”).
The sense of “type”, “kind” is from the application of the phrase ‘of that ilk’ to families: the word thus came to mean ‘family’.
Middle English ilke same from Old English ilca i- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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