What does Eloi mean?
Eloi [eloi] as a name for boys is of Hebrew and Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Eloi is "high; elect". Eloi is a variant form of Eli (Hebrew) with the suffix -oi. Eloi is also a derivative of Eligius (Latin).
Associated with: high (great).
(male) Eleu, Eloieu, ..
(female) Eldi, Elei, .. Middle name pairings:
Eloi Jacoby (E.J.), ..
How popular is Eloi?
Eloi is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#74957 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the statistics of the boy name Eloi and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Eloi (unlisted) are Eli (#53 via latest list), Ely (#1505), Loy, Eloy and Elie. Usage of these relations of Eloi was at its highest in 2012 (usage of 0.4%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.4%, ▼12%). Eli has generally been the top pick of parents. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Eloi is pronounced similarly to Ahlois, Ali▲, Alia, Allie▼, Alois▼, Aly, Eelia, Elia, Eliu, Elli, Elois, Ilia, Ilie, Ilya, Ola, Ollie▼ and Willi. Other suggested similar names are Edom, Edon, Efi, Egon, Egor, Eilon, Eion, Ekon, Elam, Elami, Elan, Eldin, Eldis, Eldon▼, Eldor, Elex, Elgin, Eliot, Elis, Eljin, Ellis, Elmir, Elmo▼, Elof, Elon, Elov, Elrod, Elroi, Elroy▼, Elson, Elton▼, Eluf, Elvin▼, Elvio, Elvis, Elvo, Elwin▼, Elyot, Enok, Enos▼, Eoin, Eon, Eri, Erki, Erol, Eron, Eros, Eton, Evo, Ezri, Roi and Troi. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eloi.See names in meaning and etymology.