What does El mean?
El has 1 variant: Elle▲.more]
How popular is El?
El is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#20982 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of El (unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Eleanor (#78 last year), Elena (#121), Ella (#17), Elle (#395), Ellen (#656), Ellie (#55), Elna and Nell. Other forms, like Eleni, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of El reached its most widespread during the years 1900-1909 (average #371) and is almost as conventional today (#415, ▼6.9%), but with versions such as Nell becoming less fashionable. The more fashionable birth names here are Eleanor, Elena, Ella, Elle and Ellie, and there is a revival in birth name usage for Eleanor, Ella and Ellie. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of El and related names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
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