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What does Eilis mean?

Eilis Pronunciation of Eilis as a girls' name is a Hebrew name, and the name Eilis means "God is my oath". Eilis is an alternate form of Eilish (Gaelic, Hebrew): Gaelic variation of Elizabeth.




VARIANTS Elyse, Ellyse, Elize, Eliz, Elise, Elis, Eliesse

OTHER FORMS VIA EILISH, ELIZABETH Eleisa, Elisa, Elisah, Elish, Elissa, Eliza, Elle, Ellie, Ellissa, Elliza, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsi, Els, Elsa, Else, Elsie, Elsy, Lies, Lili, Lilo, Lily, Lis

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How popular is Eilis?

Eilis is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Eilis is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Eilis (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Elisa (#457 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Elise (#176), Elissa (#1261), Eliza (#131), Elizabeth (#13), Elle (#380), Ellie (#37), Elsa (#888), Else, Elsie (#280), Elyse (#692), Lili and Lily (#31). Other variants, like Elize, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Eilis was more pronounced 138 years ago (ADOPTION OF 2.78%) and is somewhat lower today (ADOPTION 1.59%, 43%), with versions such as Elizabeth becoming less fashionable. The trendier birth names here are Elisa, Elise, Elle, Ellie, Elyse and Lily. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elisa, Elise, Elissa, Eliza, Elizabeth in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elle, Ellie, Elsa, Else, Elsie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elyse, Lili, Lily in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elisa, Elise, Eliza, Elizabeth, Elle outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ellie, Elsa, Elsie, Lily outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eilis is pronounced similarly to Ailis, Alis, Alise, Alisz, Aliz, Allis, Alliss, Allys, Alys, Eilise, Elice, Eliese, Elisse, Ellice, Ellis, Eloise, Ilise and Wallis. Other recommended sound-alike names are Delis, Dylis, Edlin, Edris, Eila, Eilah, Eilat, Eiley, Eilidh, Eilin, Eilith, Eily, Einin, Eirin, Eirlys, Eli, Elia, Elin, Elli, Ellia, Ellin, Elois, Elvis, Emili, Emilia, Emilie, Ennis, Eris, Eulia, Evlin, Felis, Filis, Fillis and Philis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eilis.

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