Name Eliah Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Eliah


Eliah is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Eliah?

Eliah is a variant of the biblical name Elijah, which derived from the Hebrew name ‘Eliyyahu (אֱלִיָּהוּ). The name Eliah is especially popular in Norway.

What does the name Eliah mean?

Eliah means “my God is Yahweh” (from Hebrew “el/אֵל” God + “yah/יָה” = referring to the Hebrew God).

Other variants

Eliah can also be spelled Elia, Elyah and Eliyah. Other variants are Elija, Elijah, Elyjah, Èlijah or Eljah. Anagrams for Eliah are Alieh, Haile, Halie, Heila, Helia, Ileah and Leiah.

Nicknames for Eliah

Popular nicknames for Eliah are Elle, El, Eli, Elli or Lias.

Middle Names for Eliah

Popular middle names for Eliah are Alec, Benjamin, Brook, Caden, Caleb, Cole, Daniel, David, Dean, Finley, George, Gray, Henry, Jacob, James, Joseph, Kai, Lucas, Martin, Michael, Nathan, Noah, Robert, Theo and William.

Fictional characters named Eliah

  • In the anime “Eden – It’s an Endless World!”, Eliah lives in a post-apocalyptic world. Due to a pandemic the world population had been decimated and the UN falls apart. There are civil wars everywhere and military groups are searching for immune people in hopes of finding a cure.
  • In the German-Swiss-American movie “The Giraffe” (German title “Meschugge”), the chocolate factory or Eliah Goldberg is burned down by antisemites. His granddaughter, the protagonist, Lena Katz, is asked to return to Germany from the US.

Pronunciation of Eliah

Variants of the name Eliah

Elija Elijah Eliyah Eljah Elyjah Élijah

Parents who like the name Eliah also like

Elias Noah Liam Lias Levi Levin Emilia Finn Louis Samuel Milo Mila Emil Jonah Jonas Linus Mateo Milan Leon Elijah

Popularity of the name Eliah

The name Eliah is ranked #219 overall.

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