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What does Elida mean?

Elida Pronunciation of Elida [el-i-da] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and Elida means "small winged one". Elida is a variant form of Alida (Latin): also transcription of Alda.

Associated with: small (little).


Elida has 10 variants: Alaida, Aleda, Aleida, Alidah, Alidia, Allidah, Allidiah, Allydah, Alyda and Alydah.

18 more related forms via Alida: Alda, Aldina, Aleta, Alita, Allda, Alleda, Allida, Allidia, Allyda, Dila, Elita, Leda, Lida, Lidah, Lita, Lyda, Oleda and Oleta.

Creative forms:
(female) Elite, Elte, ..

(male) Eldi, Eliel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elida Addalyn (E.A.), ..

How popular is Elida?

Elida is a very popular first name for women (#1068 out of 4276, Top 25%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Elida reached its highest rank of #702 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Elida are Lida, Lita, Lyda, Oleta, Leda, Aleda, Aleta, Alida and Alda. Other variants, like Alyda, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Elida was at its highest in the 1880s (adoption of 0.1%), but now, forms such as Alda have fallen out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elida, Alda, Aleda, Aleta, Alida in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Leda, Lida, Lita, Lyda, Oleta in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Elida is pronounced similarly to Alidee, Eladia, Elidi, Elidia, Elodea, Elodia, Elodie, Elody and Olida. Other recommended names are Aida, Calida, Eda, Edina, Egidia, Eilidh, Eira, Ela, Elaina, Elata, Elba, Elda, Elena, Elga, Elgiva, Eli, Elia, Elian, Elice, Elika, Elina, Elinda, Eline, Elisa, Elisah, Elish, Elisia, Elissa, Elitta, Eliza, Elize, Ella, Ellia, Ellita, Elliza, Ellma, Ellsa, Elma, Elmira, Elna, Elora, Elpida, Elrica, Eltha, Elvina, Elvira, Elwira, Elysa, Enda, Eneida, Enidd (see Enid), Erlina, Evina, Evita, Frida, Loida, Maida, Melida, Naida, Olinda, Onida, Ouida, Reida, Rida, Thida and Vida. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elida.

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