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Elon (girl)

What does Elon mean?

Elon Pronunciation of Elon [elon] as a name for girls (also used more commonly as boys' name Elon) has its root in Greek, and the name Elon means "sun ray". Elon is an alternate form of Ellen (Greek): originally a form of Helen.

Associated with: greek, sun.

Variations

Elon has 12 variants: Elan, Elen, Elene, Elin, Ellan, Elleen, Ellene, Ellin, Ellon, Ellyn, Elyn and Elynn.

9 more relations via Ellen: Elena, Eleni, Elenyi, Ella, Elle, Ellena, Ellie, Ellina and Elly.

Creative forms:
(female) Elmon, Enon, ..

(male) Eler, Elos, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elon Rosalee (E.R.), ..

How popular is Elon?

Elon is an unusual first name for women. Elon is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Elena (#106 in recent rankings), Elene, Eleni (#1595), Elin (#920), Ella (#18), Elle (#398), Ellen (#705), Ellena, Ellene, Ellie (#47), Elly (#1474) and Ellyn are the prominent related forms of Elon (not in Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ellin, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Elon was more pronounced in 2015 (median #1105). Ella is more universally found than the rest, although Ellie appears to be getting popular too, while Ellen used to be popular. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elena, Elene, Eleni, Elin, Ella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elle, Ellen, Ellena, Ellene, Ellie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elly, Ellyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elena, Elin, Ella, Elle, Ellen, Ellie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elon is alike in pronunciation to Ailyn, Aleen, Aline, Allyn, Alyne, Eilean, Eileen, Eilene, Eilwen, Elaene, Elain, Elaine, Elane, Elayne, Eleen, Elian, Eline, Ellane, Ilane, Ilean, Ileen, Ilone, Oleen, Oline and Wilone. Other recommended names are Con, Deon, Dion, Ebo, Ebone, Eboni, Ebony, Edin, Edlin, Edyn, Eilona, El, Ela, Elah, Elana, Elba, Elbe, Elda, Elga, Eli, Elia, Elina, Elis, Elka, Elke, Elli, Ellona, Elma, Elna, Elody, Elois, Elona, Elonna, Elora, Els, Else, Elsy, Elva, Elvi, Elvy, Elza, Eman, Emlyn, Erin, Eryn, Evan, Evlin, Evon, Eyo and Ivon. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elon.

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