Meaning and Name Origin
Elan \e-lan\ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Elan). The name Elan means "oak tree". Elan is a variation of Eilon (Hebrew). Elan is also a variation of Ilan (Hebrew): masculine form of Ilana.
Elan has 1 more related variation via Eilon, Ilan: Elam.
Elan is an uncommon given name for males. Elan is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Elan for boys. Elan has not made it into the list so far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Elan is alike in pronunciation to Alain, Alan▲, Alann, Alen, Alin, Allan▼, Alon, Alun, Alyn, Eilean, Eilian, Elian▲, Elwin▼, Elwyn▼, Olen▼, Olin▼, Olyn and Wylan. Other recommended similar baby names are Ean▼, Eban, Edan, Egan, Eian, Eilam, Elami, Eliam, Eliana, Elkan, Elman, Elmo▼, Eman, Eran, Etan, Euan, Evan▲ and Ewan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elan.