What does Elvis mean?
Elvis [elvis] as a boys' name (also used less generally as girls' name Elvis) is pronounced EL-viss. Of uncertain origin. Possibly related to Alvis from Norse mythology, meaning "all wise". May also be a form of the surname Elwes which comes from Eloise, or of Elwin which comes from Alvin. Made famous by the late singer/actor Elvis Presley. The name of a shadowy sixth-century Irish saint, who is also known as Elwyn, Elwin, Elian and Allan. Skater Elvis Stojko; football player Elvis Grbac.
19 more alternative forms via Allan, Alvin, Alvis, Elwin, Elwyn: Alain, Alin, Allin, Aloin, Aluin, Alva▼, Alvan, Alven, Alvie▼, Alvise, Alviss, Alvy, Alvyn, Alwin, Alwis, Elvin▼, Elvyn, Elwin▼ and Elwyn.Creative forms:
(male) Elivis, Ervis, ..
(female) Elfys, Elvisi, .. Middle name pairings:
Elvis Tobin (E.T.), ..
How popular is Elvis?
Elvis is a somewhat popular first name for men (#663 out of 1220, Top 54%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#55003 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Elvis reached its peak position of #534 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, and is currently at #1081. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Alvin (#602 from current records), Allan (#656), Elian (#690), Elvin (#1364), Elwin, Elwyn, Alwin, Alvis, Alvan, Alva, Alven, Alvie, Alain and Alvy are the popular varying forms of Elvis (#1081 from current records). Usage of these forms of Elvis was widespread among parents a century ago (usage of 0.41%) and has become much reduced since (usage 0.08%, ▼80.6%), with forms like Elvin becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Albis, Aldis, Algis, Alois▼, Arvis, Bevis, Blais, Clovis, Davis▲, Edvin, Eldin, Eldis, Elgin, Eli▲, Elia, Elias▲, Elie, Elis, Eliso, Eliu, Eljin, Elli, Ellis, Elliss, Elmir, Eloi, Elois, Elven, Elyas, Enis, Ennis, Ervin▼, Evin, Kevis, Tavis and Tevis. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elvis.