Meaning and Name Origin
El has 1 variant: Elle▲.
El has 32 more related forms via Eleanor: Aline▼, Eileen▼, Elaine▼, Elanor, Elen, Elena▲, Eleni, Elenor, Elinor▼, Ella▲, Ellen▼, Ellene, Elli, Ellie▲, Ellin, Elly, Ellyn, Elna▼, Elnora▼, Elora, Elyn, Enora, Helen▼, Lena▲, Lina▼, Nelda▼, Nell▼, Nelle▼, Nelli, Nelly, Nora▲ and Nore.
El is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#30474 out of 88799, Top 34%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of El and related names. Popular related forms of El (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Aline, Eileen (#711 last year), Elaine (#654), Eleanor (#78), Elena (#121), Elenor, Elinor, Ella (#17), Elle (#395), Ellen (#656), Ellie (#55), Elna, Elnora, Helen (#404), Lena (#279), Lina (#767), Nelda, Nell, Nelle, Nelly and Nora (#49). Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1900-1909 and has become much lower since, with versions such as Elnora, Helen, Nelda, Nell and Nelle falling out of fashion. The more fashionable birth names here are Eleanor (#78), Elena (#121), Ellie (#55), Lena (#279) and Nora (#49), with Eleanor, Ellie, Lena and Nora having a revival in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)