Meaning and name origin
Eljin \e-ljin, el-jin\ as a boy's name is of Old English and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Eljin is "high-minded; little Ireland". Eljin is a variant of Elgin (Old English, Gaelic): the Gaelic source is Eilginn from Eilgin meaning "little Ireland". Not consistently used as a given name.
Eljin is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Eljin and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Elgin. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).