What does Eliot mean?
Eliot [eliot] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Eliot is "Jehovah is God". Eliot is a version of Elias (Greek, Hebrew). Eliot is also a variant of Elijah (Hebrew). Eliot is also used as a variant of Elliot (Greek, Hebrew). See also Eli.
(male) Eilot, Elot, ..
(female) Eliet, Eliry, .. Middle name pairings:
Eliot Caesar (E.C.), ..
How popular is Eliot?
Eliot is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#31167 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Eliot was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #939 in the U.S. in 2012, and is at #1103 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Elijah (#11 a year ago), Eli (#53), Elias (#100), Elliot (#208), Elliott (#213), Ellis (#419), Ely (#1505), Eliott (#1925), Elyas, Elie, Elihu, Elis and Elija are the popular varying forms of Eliot (#1103 a year ago). Usage of these forms of Eliot reached its apex in 2014 (usage of 1.5%) and has remained as conventional to this day (usage 1.6%, 1% more). Elijah is more widely used than the rest, although Elliot appears to be gaining popularity too.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alcot, Diot, Eion, Eldon▼, Eldor, Eliam, Elian, Eliron, Eliso, Elison, Eliu, Elmo▼, Elof, Eloi, Elon, Elov, Eloy, Elrod, Elroi, Elroy▼, Elson, Elton▼, Elvio, Elvo, Emmot, Escot, Evion and Ezio. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eliot.See names in meaning and etymology.