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Elga

What does Elga mean?

Elga Pronunciation of Elga [el-ga] as a girls' name is of Slavic origin, and the meaning of Elga is "holy, sacred". See Olga.

Associated with: sacred (light).

Variations

Elga has 3 variants: Elgiva, Ellga and Helga.

2 more alternative forms via Olga: Ola and Olia.

Creative forms:
(female) Elta, Enga, ..

(male) Eleck, Eleg, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elga Dalila (E.D.), ..

How popular is Elga?

Elga is an uncommon given name for females. Elga is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Helga, Ola and Olga are the prominent alternative forms of Elga (unlisted). Adoption of these relations of Elga was at its peak a century ago (usage of 0.18%), but now, versions such as Olga have become less trendy. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Helga, Ola, Olga in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Elga is pronounced similarly to Ealga. Other suggested similar names are Ela, Elba, Elda, Elia, Eligia, Elika, Elis, Elisa, Eliz, Eliza, Elka, Elke, Ella, Ellsa, Elma, Elna, Els, Elsa, Else, Elsha, Elssa, Elsy, Elva, Elysa, Elyza, Elza and Erga. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elga.

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