Name Ellis

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ellis

The first name Ellis is ♀ female and ♂ male. Ellis thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names

Origin of Ellis

The unisex name Ellis derived from the name Elijah and is also an Anglicized form of the old Welsh name Elisud. The feminine name Ellis is a short form of Elizabeth or a variant of Ellice.

Meaning of Ellis

The unisex name Ellis means “my God is Yahweh” (from Elijah) and “kind” (from Welsh “elus). The female name Ellis means “God is abundance”, “God is my oath” (from Elizabeth) and “noble person” (from Ellice.

Pronunciation of Ellis

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Name Statistic: Ellis is ranked #2126 overall ↓↓ -224

  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 315 ↓ -46
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 781 ↓ -75
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 960 ↓↓ -152
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1762 ↓↓ -172
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1860 ↓↓ -182
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1904 ↑ 90
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1927 ↓↓ -275
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1941 ↓↓ -204
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2111 ↓↓ -170
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 2114 ↓↓ -114
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2141 ↓↓ -141
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2258 ↓↓ -248
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3361 ↑ 59
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4739 ↓ -78
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4915 ↓↓ -266
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 6000 ↑ 83
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 6146 ↑↑ 4167
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9436 ↓↓ -497
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10665 ↑↑ 268

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Name Ellis

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