What does Eliezer mean?
Eliezer /eliez-er/ [3 sylls.] as a name for boys. Eliezer's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Eliezer is "God is my help". Eliezer is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Eli-, of Eleazar (Hebrew): form of Lazarus.
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. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Eliezer for boys. Eliezer was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #637 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is at #874 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Eli (#49 in 2014), Elie and Ely are the popular variation forms of Eliezer (#874 in 2014) listed in the Top 1000. Forms like Eleasar are uncommon. Usage of these boy names was at its peak during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3075%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.2693%, down 12.4%), but with the forms Elie and Eliezer becoming less stylish. Eli (#49) is the most trendy baby name here, with this name enjoying a revival in popularity. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Eliezer and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)