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Elia (girl)

What does Elia mean?

Elia Pronunciation of Elia [elia] as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Elia) is of Hebrew origin, and the name Elia means "my God has answered". Elia is a version of Eliana (Hebrew).


10 different relations via Eliana: Eleana, Elian, Eliane, Elianna, Elianne, Elice, Eline, Elliana, Elyana and Lina.

1 masculine form: Elijah.

Creative forms:
(female) Elei, Eria, ..

(male) Eler, Eleu, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elia Madalyn (E.M.), ..

How popular is Elia?

Elia is a very prominent first name for females (#1091 out of 4276, Top 25%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#9814 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Elia reached its top position of #1163 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, and is currently at #1225. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elia name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elia outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Elia (#1225 a year ago) are Eliana (#103 a year ago), Elliana (#302), Elianna (#598) and Lina (#857). These forms of Elia were popular as birth names in 2015 (median #617). Eliana, Elliana and Elianna are three of the more trendy baby names in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elia, Eliana, Elianna, Elliana, Lina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elia is pronounced similarly to Aaliya, Alaya, Alea, Aley, Ali, Alia, Aliye, Alla, Allie, Ally, Alya, Eila, Ela, Elli, Elois, Eula, Illa, Iola, Olia, Olla, Ollie, Oula, Ulla, Yulia and Yuliya. Other suggested similar names are Afia, Albia, Avia, Belia, Edin, Ediva, Egina, El, Elan, Elba, Elda, Elen, Elga, Elida, Elika, Elin, Elina, Eliora, Elis, Elisa, Elita, Eliz, Eliza, Elizah, Elka, Ellba, Elle, Ellma, Elma, Elna, Elrica, Elsa, Elsha, Elva, Elvia, Elvira, Elza, Emila, Erga, Erla, Erlina, Evia, Evlin, Gia, Helia, Kaia, Lalia, Nia, Toia and Zia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elia.

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