What does Elyas mean?
Elyas /ely-as/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name. Elyas' roots are Greek and Hebrew, and the name Elyas means "Jehovah is God". Elyas is an alternate spelling of Elias (Greek, Hebrew). Compare surname Ellas.
How popular is Elyas?
Elyas is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Elyas is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Elyas (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000 are Eli (#49 a year ago), Elias (#103), Elie, Eliot, Elis, Elliot (#217) and Ellis (#443). Usage of these boy names was at its peak in 2014 (usage of 0.4554%), except for the form Elie which has become less trendy. Eli (#49), Elias (#103), Elliot (#217) and Ellis (#443) are four of the more chic birth names in this compilation, and there is also a rebound in baby name popularity for these names. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Elyas and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)