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What does Ellon mean?

Ellon Pronunciation of Ellon as a name for girls has its root in Greek, and the name Ellon means "sun ray". Ellon is a variant form of Ellen (Greek): originally a variation of Helen.




VARIANTS Elynn, Elyn, Elon, Ellyn, Ellin, Ellene, Elleen, Ellan, Elin, Elene, Elen, Elan

RELATIONS VIA ELLEN Elena, Eleni, Ella, Elle, Ellena, Ellie, Ellina, Elly

(female) Edlon, ..

(male) Eldo, ..

Ellon Meadow (E.M.), ..

How popular is Ellon?

Ellon is a rare given name for females. Ellon is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Ella (#15 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Ellie (#37), Elena (#66), Elle (#380), Ellen (#770), Elin (#1186), Elly (#1603), Eleni (#1726), Elene, Ellena, Ellene and Ellyn are the popular alternative forms of Ellon (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Elleen, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Ellon reached its apex during 1880-1889 (MEDIAN #1390) and is somewhat less today (#1148, 27%), with the version Ellen going out of style. Ellie, Elena and Elle are three of the more chic names for newborns among these. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elena, Elene, Eleni, Elin, Ella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elle, Ellen, Ellena, Ellene, Ellie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elly, Ellyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elena, Elin, Ella, Elle, Ellen, Ellie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ellon is alike in pronunciation to Ailyn, Aleen, Alleen, Allene, Alline, Allyn, Allyne, Aylin, Eilene, Eilin, Eilwen, Elaene, Elain, Elaine, Elayne, Eleen, Elian, Eline, Ellane, Ilean, Ileen, Illene, Olwen, Olwyn and Wilone. Other recommended sound-alike names are Dillon, Edlin, Edlyn, Eilona, Ellba, Ellee, Ellga, Elli, Ellia, Ellis, Ellke, Ellma, Ellona, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsi, Elona, Emlyn, Euron, Evlin, Evlyn, Evon and Fallon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ellon.

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