Ellen

♀ Name Ellen – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Ellen

Ellen is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Ellen

Ellen is an English and Danish short form of Helen and a diminutive of Eleonore.

Meaning of Ellen

Ellen means “torch” (from ancient Greek “helánē/ἑλάνη”) and “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from ancient Greek “hēlios/ἥλιος” = sun/sunlight/sunshine).

Pronunciation of Ellen

Alternate spelling of Ellen

Elen

Ellen in the categories

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Name Statistic: Ellen is ranked #2085 overall

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2082
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3328
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2411
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4118
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1434
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1261
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 157
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3443
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 275
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3647
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1906
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1275
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8385
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 2480
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1659
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2763
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4958
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1025
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2616

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