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Elgine

What does Elgine mean?

Elgine Pronunciation of Elgine [el-gine] as a boys' name has the meaning "high-minded; little Ireland". Elgine is a version of Elgin (Old English, Gaelic).

Associated with: high (great), little, ireland (gaelic).

Variations

Elgine has 2 variants: Eilgin and Eilginn.

1 more related form via Elgin: Eljin.

Creative forms:
(male) Edgine, ..

(female) Elgina, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elgine Prince (E.P.), ..

How popular is Elgine?

Elgine is an uncommon first name for males. Elgine is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Elgin is the only prominent related form of Elgine (not ranked). Other forms, like Eilgin, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Elgine reached its most widespread in the 1910s. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elgin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Algie, Alpine, Alwine, Blaine, Blayne, Bodine, Boine, Craine, Delaine, Devine, Dwaine, Eadin, Eagle, Ebbie, Edin, Edwin, Egan, Egide, Egon, Eldin, Eldis, Eldon, Eldwin, Elgar, Elger, Eliam, Elian, Eliana, Elice, Elie, Eligius, Eliot, Elis, Elisee, Eliso, Elkan, Elkana, Ellice, Elliot, Ellis, Elliss, Ellyce, Elmore, Eloi, Elois, Elon, Elpido (see Elpidos), Elroye, Elson, Elvin, Elvio, Elviss (see Elvis), Elvyn, Elwin, Elwinn (see Elvin), Elwynn, Emile, Eoin, Erin, Erlie, Ermino, Ernie, Ervin, Ervine, Eugene, Evgeny, Ewin, Faine, Heine, Irvine, Kline, Paine, Shaine, Thaine and Zaine. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elgine.

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