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pinWhat does Elliot mean?

Elliot /el-liot/ as a boys' name is pronounced EL-ee-ut. It is of Greek and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Elliot is "Jehovah is God".

Diminutive of Elie, the Old French form of Elias. Surname first used as a given name in modern Scotland. Poet T.S. Eliot; actor actor Elliott Gould; Attorney General Elliot Richardson.


Elliot has 6 variants: Eli, Eliot, Eliott, Elliott, Elyot and Elyott.

Affiliated boy names: Elijah and Ellis.

Elliot has 10 more relations via Elias, Elie: Eelia, Elia, Elice, Elie, Elis, Elli, Ellice, Ellis, Eloi and Eloy.

Elliot has 1 feminine form: Ellis.

Kreatif forms: Edliot, Eled, Elyliot. [more]

pinHow popular is Elliot?

Elliot is a very popular first name for males (#582 out of 1220, Top 48%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3738 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the baby name popularity of Elliot for boys. Elliot was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #217 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elliot name in U.S.

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

Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Elliot and corresponding names. Eli (#49 in recent rankings), Elias (#103), Elie, Elijah (#11), Eliot, Elis, Elliott (#233), Ellis (#443) and Eloy are the prominent related forms of Elliot (#217 in recent rankings). Other variants, like Elice, are seldom used. These relations of Elliot were favored today (median #505), except for the forms Elie and Eloy which have become less fashionable. Eli, Elias, Elijah, Elliot, Elliott and Ellis, and there is a revival in baby name usage for these names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elliot, Eli, Elias, Elie, Elijah in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Eliot, Elliott, Ellis, Eloy in U.S.

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elliott, Ellis outside U.S.

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Elliot is pronounced similarly to Willet and Willett. Other recommended similar baby names are Allcot, Eilad, Eladio, Elado, Ellison, Elliss, Ellrod, Ellson, Ellton, Ellwood, Elvio and Elwood. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elliot.