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Girl Names Starting with Ell-

Ell- baby names and what they mean, with 39 results. Ell- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread a century ago (ADOPTION OF 1.5%) and is somewhat lower today (ADOPTION 1%, 34%), with names such as Ellen becoming less stylish. Elle (#380), Elliana (#187), Ellie (#37) and Ellis (#783) are four of the more trendy names for newborns here, while Elleby (TOP 50%) and Ellett (9%) are popular Ell- last names.

Ell- names

Ella - Ellga | Elli - Ellura

Ella - Ellga


Var. of Cinderella. Derivative of French element. "Little ashes." Ellah is also a marginally favored baby name. See also Eli.

Ella and variants

Ella2, var. Elly1, Ellina1, Ellie1, Ellia, Elli1, Elletta1, Ellette1, Ellesse, Ellee1, Elle1, Elladine1
Derivative of Old German. "Other, foreign." Ella (compare Esola, Olla) is a common -la suffix surname.

Eleanor and variants

Ellyn1, Elly2, Ellinore, Ellinor1, Elliner1, Ellie2, Ellin1, Elli2, Elleonor, Ellenore, Ellenora1, Ellene1, Ellenor1, Ellen1, Elleanora1, Elleanor, Elle2, Ella3, Elladine2
Forms of Eleanor. Stems fr. Old French, Old German elements. "Other, foreign." Ella and variants became less popular last year, falling -116 positions as baby names with Elly leading the decline.

Helen and variants

Ellyn2, Elly3, Ellinor2, Elliner2, Ellin2, Ellette2, Ellie3, Ellenora2, Ellen2, Ellee2, Elle3, Elladine3, Elleanora2, Ella4
Var. of Helen. Origin fr. Greek element. "Sun ray." Usage of Ella, Ellinor, etc. as children's names in 2018 was 2.9% more than a year ago.

Ellvira, Ella5
Forms of Elvira. Derived fr. Old German word. "Truly foreign." Ella and variants soared in popularity a century ago and have become less conventional.

Ellamae and variants

Ellamae, var. Ellamay
Blend of Ella and May. Ellamae is prevalent as a children's name among these versions.

Var. of Elba. .. Also a place name. Eliba and Ellna are creative forms. See also Ellma.

Elizabeth and variants

Ellyza, Ellyssa, Ellyse, Ellspet, Ellsi, Ellsee, Ellsey, Ellse, Ellsa, Elliza, Ellissa, Elle4, Ellie4
Forms of Elizabeth. Based on Hebrew element. "God is my oath." Ellissa, Elliza, Ellsa, Ellse and Ellsee are more uncommon as baby names among the versions of Elizabeth.

Elaine and variants

Ellayne, Ellane, Ellaine, Ellie5, Elliana, Elle5
Var. of Elaine. Origin fr. Greek language. "Sun ray." Usage of Elle, Ellaine, etc. as birth names in 2018 was up a lot compared to 2008.

Ellektra, Ellectra
Var. of Electra. Stems fr. Greek. "Brilliant." Unique, with the favored feminine -ra suffix for Ellectra, Ellektra, like Ellmera.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ell- names: Ella, Ellamae, Elle, Ellen, Ellena

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ell- names: Ellene, Elli, Ellia, Elliana, Ellie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ell- names: Elly, Ellyn

Aileen and variants

Ellene2, Elleen1
Var. of Aileen. Stems fr. Norman word. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly .. Elleen and variants grew in popularity during 1920-1929.

Ellen and variants

Ellen3, var. Ellyn3, Elly4, Ellon, Ellina2, Ellin3, Ellene3, Ellie6, Ellena1, Elleen2, Elle6, Ellan, Ella6
Origin fr. Greek language. "Sun ray." Ella (UPPER 49%), Ellen (14%), Ellena (32%), Ellie (58%) and Ellin (36%) exist frequently as last names.


Form of Alexandra. From Greek. "Man's defender." A slightly untypical birth name, Ellena is used more often as a surname. See also Elina.

Variant spelling of Eleanor, the result .. Not that common as a baby name. See also Elanor.

Elliora, Elleora
Forms of Eliora. From Hebrew element. "God is my light." Elleora and Elliora are seldom used as birth names.

From Old English. "Alder tree." Unusual, with the unconventional androgynous-sounding -ee suffix, like Eulalee.

Ellette3, Elletta2
Forms of Aleta. Derived fr. Greek element. "Footloose." Rare, with the androgynous -te suffix for Ellette, like Eyvette.

Ellfrydah, Ellfryda, Ellfrieda, Ellfrida, Ellfreeda, Ellfredah, Ellfredda, Ellfreda1
Var. of Alfreda. Origin fr. Old German, Old English elements. "Elf or magical counsel." Not in Top 2000.

Var. of Elfrida. Based on Latin, Old English words. "Elf, magical being strength." Ellfreda is uncommon as a baby name. See also Elfreeda.

Form of Elga. Derived fr. Slavic word. "Holy, sacred." Rare, with the unusual feminine-sounding -ga ending for Ellga, like Elga. See also Elssa.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ell- names for girls.

1. Ella - Ellga
Cinderella [Ella], Ella [Elly, Elli, Ellie, Ellia, Ellina, Ellette, Elletta, Ellesse, ..], Eleanor [Elly, Elli, Ellyn, Ellin, Ellie, Ellinor, Elliner, Ellinore, ..], Helen [Elly, Ellyn, Ellin, Ellie, Ellinor, Elliner, Ellette, Ellenora, ..], Elvira [Ella, Ellvira], Ellamae [Ellamay], Elba [Ellba], Elizabeth [Ellsi, Ellse, Ellyza, Ellyse, Ellsey, Ellsee, Ellyssa, Ellspet, ..], Elaine [Elle, Ellie, Ellane, Ellayne, Ellaine, Elliana], Electra [Ellektra, Ellectra], Aileen [Ellene, Elleen], Ellen [Elly, Ellyn, Ellon, Ellin, Ellie, Ellina, Ellene, Ellena, ..], Alexandra [Ellena], Ellenor, Eliora [Elliora, Elleora], Elleree, Aleta [Ellette, Elletta], Alfreda [Ellfryda, Ellfrida, Ellfreda, Ellfrydah, Ellfrieda, Ellfreeda, Ellfredda, Ellfredah], Elfrida [Ellfreda], Elga [Ellga]

Alice [Elli, Ellsa, Ellie, Ellissa], Elli, Ailbhe [Elli], Eliana [Elliana], Ellie [Elly, Elle, Ellee], Eloise [Ellie], Ellis [Ellyce, Ellice], Elisha [Ellisha], Elissa [Ellissa], Elise [Ellyse, Ellissa], Elita [Ellita], Elke [Ellke], Elma [Ellma], Wilhelmina [Ellma], Elmira [Ellmera, Ellmeera, Ellmeria], Almera [Ellmera, Ellmeria], Ilona [Ellona], Ilse [Ellsa], Alura [Ellura]

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