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What does Elven mean?

Elven Pronunciation of Elven as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Elven is "elf or magical being, friend". Elven is a version of Elvin (Old English): variant spelling of Alvin.


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, elf, magical, friend



ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ELVIN Elvern, Elwin, Elwinn, Elwyn

(male) Edven, ..

(female) Elei, ..

Elven Hampton (E.H.), ..

How popular is Elven?

Elven is an uncommon first name for males. Elven is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Elven entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #1942 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elven name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elven outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Elvin (#1444 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Elwin and Elwyn are the popular variation forms of Elven listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Elven was at its highest 108 years ago (MEDIAN #878) and has become much diminished since, with forms like Elwin falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elven, Elvin, Elwin, Elwyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elvin outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elven is pronounced similarly to Alvan, Alven, Alvin and Alvyn. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Alben, Alden, Alen, Allen, Alten, Beven, Daven, Deven, Eaden, Eagen, Eben, Eden, Edvin, Efren, Eiden, Elan, Elber, Elden, Elder, Eldin, Eldon, Elex, Elger, Elgin, Elian, Elie, Eljin, Elkan, Elman, Elmer, Elon, Elrey, Elson, Elton, Elvio, Elvis, Elvo, Elvys, Emlen, Erve, Ervin, Ervyn, Ethen, Euen, Eugen, Evan, Even, Evin, Evyn, Ewen, Galven, Gaven, Glen, Haven, Irven, Iven, Jeven, Kelven, Keven, Neven, Niven, Olen, Raven, Sleven, Sven, Teven and Ziven. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elven.

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