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Elie

What does Elie mean?

Elie Pronunciation of Elie [elie] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Elie is "God is my help; high; Jehovah is God". Elie is a variant form of Eleazar (Hebrew): version of Lazarus. Elie is also a variation of Eli (Hebrew). Elie is also used as a variation of Elias (Greek, Hebrew) and Elijah (Hebrew). See also Elliot.

Associated with: help (counsel), high (great).

Variations

Elie has 9 variants: Eelia, Elia, Elli, Eloi, Eloy, Ely, Ilia, Ilie and Ilya.

Elie has 17 more alternative forms via Eleazar, Eli, Elias, Elijah: Eliasz, Elice, Eliezer, Elihu, Elija, Eliot, Elis, Eljah, Ellice, Elliot, Ellis, Elyas, Elyot, Heli, Ilija, Ilja and Lige.

Creative forms:
(male) Elew, Ewie, ..

(female) Elei, Elieia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elie Angus (E.A.), ..

How popular is Elie?

Elie is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#12796 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Elie reached its top position of #683 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Elie appearing in the Top 2000 are Eleazar (#1359 last year), Eli (#53), Elias (#100), Eliezer (#1023), Elihu, Elija, Elijah (#11), Eliot (#1103), Elis, Elliot (#208), Ellis (#419), Eloy, Ely (#1505), Elyas and Lige. These relations of Elie reached the peak of their popularity 1 year ago (median #1212) and have remained as common to this day (#1236), but with the form Lige becoming less trendy. The trendier names for newborns in this compilation are Eli, Elias, Eliezer, Elijah and Elliot.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elie, Eleazar, Eli, Elias, Eliezer in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elihu, Elija, Elijah, Eliot, Elliot in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ellis, Eloy, Ely, Elyas, Lige in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eli, Elias, Elijah, Elis, Elliot, Ellis outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elie is alike in pronunciation to Ali, Alia, Alley, Allie, Alois, Aly, Eliu, Elois, Ola, Olley, Ollie, Wallie, Willie and Wylie. Other suggested similar names are Abie, Acie, Alfie, Algie, Arie, Earlie, Ebbie, Eddie, Edin, Edlin, Efi, Egide, Egil, Eilif, Elam, Elan, Elber, Eldin, Eldis, Elex, Elger, Elgin, Eliam, Elian, Elisee, Eliseo, Eliso, Elmer, Elmo, Elof, Elon, Elov, Elrey, Elven, Elvin, Elvio, Elvis, Elvo, Elwin, Emil, Emile, Emir, Emlin, Enis, Enne, Eoin, Eric, Erie, Erik, Erin, Eriq, Erix, Erle, Erlie, Ernie, Erve, Esme, Ewin, Ezio, Obie and Odie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elie.

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