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What does Eline mean?

Eline Pronunciation of Eline [eline] as a name for girls is of Old German and Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Eline is "noble kind; my God has answered". Eline is an alternate form of Adelaide (Old German): from adal heid. Eline is also a variation of Eliana (Hebrew).

Associated with: noble, kind (gracious).


Eline has 5 variants: Aline, Alline, Elian, Eliane and Elianne.

14 more alternative forms via Adelaide, Eliana: Adaline, Adeline, Aide, Alice, Edeline, Eleana, Elia, Elianna, Elice, Eliette, Elke, Elliana, Elyana and Lina.

Creative forms:
(female) Eine, Elike, ..

(male) Elines, Elire, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eline Zaria (E.Z.), ..

How popular is Eline?

Eline is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#42983 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Alice (#87 a year ago), Eliana (#103), Adeline (#135), Adelaide (#273), Elliana (#302), Adaline (#364), Elianna (#598), Lina (#857), Elia (#1225), Aline, Aide and Alline are the prominent variation forms of Eline (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Eleana, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Eline was at its apex a century ago (adoption of 2.34%) and has become significantly less since (adoption 0.84%, down 64%), with forms like Aline falling out of fashion. The more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Adeline, Eliana, Adaline, Adelaide, Elliana and Elianna. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Adaline, Adelaide, Adeline, Aide, Alice in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aline, Alline, Elia, Eliana, Elianna in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Eline is alike in pronunciation to Aleine, Alene, Aleyne, Allyne, Alwyne, Alynne, Aylin, Eilene, Elane, Eleen, Elin, Ellaine, Ellan, Ellane, Elleen, Ellene, Ellin, Ellon, Elon, Elyn, Elynn, Ileane, Ilene, Iliane and Yolane. Other recommended names are Aldine, Ciline, Coline, Daline, Ebone, Edin, Egina, Elaina, Elaini, Elana, Elanie, Elena, Eleni, Elfie, Eli, Elida, Eliese, Elina, Elinda, Elined, Elise, Elish, Elisse, Elita, Eliza, Elize, Elkie, Elle, Ellice, Ellina, Elliner, Ellke, Elna, Elona, Else, Elsie, Elvie, Elvine, Embline, Erene, Erin, Erline, Evline, Faline, Jaine, Joline, Reine, Roline, Soline and Trine. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eline.

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