Noted is a related term of illustrious.
As adjectives the difference between noted and illustrious
is that noted
is famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated while illustrious
As a verb noted
Famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated.
* 1948 , , North from Mexico / The Spanish-Speaking People of The United States , J. B. Lippincott Company, page 75,
- In 1866 Colonel J. F. Meline noted that the rebozo had almost disappeared in Santa Fe and that hoop skirts, on sale in the stores, were being widely used.