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What does Eliezer mean?

Eliezer Pronunciation of Eliezer [eliez-er] as a name for boys is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of the name Eliezer is "God is my help". Eliezer is an alternate spelling of Eleazar (Hebrew): form of Lazarus.

Associated with: help (counsel).


Eliezer has 3 variants: Elazar, Eleasar and Eliazar.

1 more related form via Eleazar: Elie.

Creative forms:
(male) Eliezra, ..

(female) Eliezel, Eliezi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eliezer Mayson (E.M.), ..

How popular is Eliezer?

Eliezer is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#118954 out of 150436, Top 79%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Eliezer was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #874 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is at #1023 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Eleazar (#1359 in 2015) and Elie are the popular variation forms of Eliezer (#1023 in 2015) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Eliazar, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Eliezer was at its peak less than a decade ago (median #1412) and is almost as widespread today. Eliezer has been the most popular choice.

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

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

Similar Names

Eliezer is pronounced similarly to Eleazer. Other recommended names are Alister, Dieter, Ebenezer, Ebenzer, Einer, Eizer, Elber, Elder, Elemer, Elger, Elice, Elifelet, Elisee, Eliseo, Elisher, Ellerey, Ellger (see Alger), Ellmer, Elmer, Emeer, Evenezer, Ezer, Kiefer, Nezer, Oliver, Olivier and Pieter. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eliezer.

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