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What does Eljah mean?

Eljah Pronunciation of Eljah as a boys' name is a Hebrew name, and the name Eljah means "Jehovah is God". Eljah is an alternate form of Elijah (Hebrew): from Eliyahu.



RELATED FORMS VIA ELIJAH Eli, Elia, Elias, Elie, Elihu, Elija, Eliot, Eliyahu, Ellis, Ely, Elyot

(male) Onjah, ..

(female) Elear, ..

Eljah Hampton (E.H.), ..

How popular is Eljah?

Eljah is an uncommon first name for males. Eljah is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent variation forms of Eljah (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Elijah (#7 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Eli (#58), Elias (#67), Ellis (#317), Eliot (#1085), Eliyahu (#1569), Ely (#1950), Elie, Elihu and Elija. Other variants, like Elyot, are seldom used. These relations of Eljah were popular as birth names less than a decade ago (USAGE OF 1.43%) and have remained as popular to this day (USAGE 1.42%). Elijah has been the recurring favorite, although Eli seems to be gaining favor too. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eli, Elias, Elie, Elihu, Elija in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elijah, Eliot, Eliyahu, Ellis, Ely in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eli, Elias, Elijah, Ellis outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eljah is alike in pronunciation to Ilja. Other recommended sound-alike names are Alvah, Elam, Elan, Elgar, Eliam, Elian, Eljasz, Eljin, Elkan, Ellar, Elman, Elmar, Elrad, Elyas, Ephah, Ezrah and Rajah. Like Eljah, these names are not frequently used.

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