What does El mean?
El has 1 variant: Elle▲.Creative forms:
(female) Eal, Ell, ..
(male) Elt, Et, .. Middle name pairings:
El Leighton (E.L.), ..
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)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of El (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000 are Eleanor (#60 last year), Elena (#106), Eleni (#1595), Ella (#18), Elle (#398), Ellen (#705), Elli, Ellie (#47), Elly (#1474), Ellyn, Elna, Elora (#963) and Nell. Other forms, like Elyn, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of El is at its most widespread today (average #1028), except for versions such as Nell which have become less fashionable. The more fashionable birth names here are Elena, Ella, Elle, Ellie and Elora. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of El and related names. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)