Elias - boys name

Elias name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 98%

Elias name meaning:

Origin: Hebrew

The Greek form of Elijah which comes from the Hebrew 'the Lord is my God'.

Elijah was a prophet who lived in Northern Israel in the 9th century BC. He is venerated in Judaism, Christianity and Islam with variations of the name popular around the world.


Unisex names

Related names

Elijah , Elia , Elias , Eliasz , Eliot , Eliott , Eliya , Eliyahu , Eljah, Ellecia, Ellice, Elliot , Elliott , Ellis , Ellisha, Ellison , Ellyce, Elya , Elyce

Other boys names beginning with E


Overall UK ranking: 109 out of 4789

547 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (213)

Historical popularity of Elias

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