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Elah

What does Elah mean?

Elah Pronunciation of Elah [elah] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the name Elah means "tree". Elah is an alternate form of Eila (Hebrew): version of Ilana.

Associated with: tree.

Variations

Elah has 3 variants: Eilah, Ela and Ila.

Creative forms:
(female) Elahi, Erah, ..

(male) Eler, Eleu, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elah Brielle (E.B.), ..

How popular is Elah?

Elah is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Elah is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Ela and Ila (#1184 via latest list) are the popular varying forms of Elah (not in Top 2000). These forms of Elah were at the top of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (average #919) and have become much less popular since, with the form Ila becoming less fashionable. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ela, Ila in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elah and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elah is pronounced similarly to Alaia, Alais, Alaya, Alayah, Alea, Alia, Aliah, Alie, Aliyah, Alla, Alli, Alliah, Ally, Eily, Eli, Ellee, Elois, Eulia, Illa, Iola, Ola, Olia, Ula, Ulla and Yula. Other recommended names are Alvah, Avah, Beah, Eda, Efa, El, Elan, Elana, Elanah, Elane, Elata, Elbe, Elda, Elis, Elish, Elizah, Elka, Elle, Elna, Elon, Els, Elsa, Else, Elsha, Elshe, Elsy, Eltha, Elva, Elvah, Elvi, Elvy, Elza, Ema, Eman, Ena, Enat, Erla, Eth, Eubh, Eva, Evah, Evan, Ewa, Inah, Kiah, Lelah, Miah, Nylah, Orah and Unah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elah.

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