Name Elijah

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Elijah

Elijah is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Elijah

The biblical name Elijah derived from the Hebrew name ‘Eliyyahu (אֱלִיָּהוּ). In the Old Testament Elijah was a Hebrew prophet.

Meaning of Elijah

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

Pronunciation of Elijah

Variants of the name Elijah

Eliah Elija Eliyah Eljah Elyah Elyjah Élijah

Elijah in the categories

Names Boy's name Boy names with E Names with E

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Name Statistic: Elijah is ranked #230 overall ↓ -15

  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 46 ↓ -3
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 72 ↓ -9
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 166 ↓ -3
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 221 ↓ -24
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 273 ↓ -10
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 281 ↑↑ 2772
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 289 ↓ -8
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 295 ↑ 19
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 310 ↓ -5
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 327 ↓ -52
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 327 ↓ -24
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 350 ↑ 41
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 351 ↑ 38
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 357 ↑ 7
  • 🇫🇷 France: 394 ↑ 17
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 403 ↓ -37
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 490 ↑ 52
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 511 ↓↓ -250
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 568 ↓↓ -171

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Name Elijah

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