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PRONOUNCED: Ai-lif (Norwegian)
OTHER FORMS: Eiliv, Ejlif, Elífur, Eileiv, Eilev, Ellef, Ellev
CONTRIBUTOR: Virvo on 8/22/2017
Meaning & History
Eilif originates from the Norse name ÆilífR
, which is either a variant of ÆilæifR
or combined by either aina
, which means "alone" or "one", or aiwa
, which means "always", and Leifr
which means "heir".