Elvis - boys name

Elvis name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 79%

Elvis name meaning:

The name Elvis is of Scottish origin and it means "wise friend" or "noble friend". It is a variant of the name Aelfweald, which combines the elements "aelf" meaning "elf" or "wise" and "weald" meaning "ruler" or "power". In this sense, the name Elvis carries connotations of wisdom, nobility, and leadership.

Elvis is also famously associated with the legendary American singer Elvis Presley, who is often referred to as "The King of Rock and Roll". His influence and impact on popular music and culture have made the name Elvis iconic and recognizable around the world. Thus, parents who choose the name Elvis for their baby boy may also be drawn to the name because of its association with talent, charisma, and musical flair.

Overall, the name Elvis carries a sense of wisdom, nobility, and friendship. It can also evoke a sense of admiration for the iconic Elvis Presley and his contributions to the world of music and entertainment.

Origin: Scandinavian

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Overall UK ranking: 1004 out of 4789

29 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (720)

Historical popularity of Elvis

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