ELI (3)
GENDER: Feminine
Meaning & History
Spanish, Norwegian and Danish short form of ELISABET or ELIN
Related Names
VARIANTS: Elise, Ella, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Liss (Norwegian), Elise, Ella, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Lissi (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Shelena (African American), Helena, Helene (Ancient Greek), Zabel (Armenian), Elaine (Arthurian Romance), Elixabete (Basque), Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth (Biblical), Elisabet (Biblical Greek), Elisheba (Biblical Hebrew), Elisabeth (Biblical Latin), Elena, Elisaveta (Bulgarian), Elizabeta, Helena, Jelena, Elena (Croatian), Alžběta, Helena, Alena, Eliška, Lenka (Czech), Elisabeth, Heleen, Helena, Isabella, Isabelle, Betje, Elise, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Heleentje, Ilse, Isa, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa (Dutch), Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Ellen, Helen, Helena, Isabel, Isabelle, Belle, Bess, Bessie, Beth, Betsy, Bette, Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Buffy, Elaina, Elaine, Elisa, Elise, Elissa, Eliza, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Elly, Elsa, Elsabeth, Elsie, Elyse, Elyzabeth, Hellen, Ibbie, Isabella, Isbel, Isebella, Issy, Izabelle, Izzy, Lainey, Laney, Leanna, Leesa, Lena, Liana, Libbie, Libby, Liddy, Lilian, Liliana, Lilibet, Lilibeth, Lillia, Lillian, Lilliana, Lisa, Lise, Lisette, Liz, Liza, Lizbeth, Lizette, Lizzie, Lizzy, Nell, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly, Tetty (English), Eliisabet, Helena, Jelena, Leena, Liisa, Liisu (Estonian), Eliina, Elina, Elisabet, Helena, Eliisa, Elisa, Ella, Elsa, Heleena, Heli, Leena, Liisa, Liisi (Finnish), Élisabeth, Hélène, Isabel, Isabelle, Babette, Élise, Lili, Lilian, Liliane, Lilianne, Lise, Lisette (French), Bet, Lys (Frisian), Sabela (Galician), Elene, Elisabed, Eliso (Georgian), Elena, Elisabeth, Helena, Helene, Isabel, Isabelle, Alena, Bettina, Elisa, Elise, Elli, Elsa, Else, Ilsa, Ilse, Isa, Isabell, Isabella, Lena, Lene, Leni, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Liesel, Liesl, Lili, Lilli, Lisa, Lisbeth (German), Elene, Eleni, Elisavet (Greek), Helen, Helena, Helene (Greek Mythology), Elikapeka (Hawaiian), Elisheva (Hebrew), Erzsébet, Heléna, Izabella, Bözsi, Erzsi, Lili, Liliána, Liza, Zsóka (Hungarian), Elísabet (Icelandic), Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Léan, Sibéal (Irish), Elena, Elisabetta, Ileana, Isabella, Elisa, Elsa, Isa, Liana, Liliana, Lisa (Italian), Helēna, Jelena, Jeļena (Latvian), Bet, Betje (Limburgish), Elena, Elžbieta, Jelena, Elzė (Lithuanian), Elena, Elisaveta, Beti, Veta (Macedonian), Ealisaid (Manx), Ibb (Medieval English), Isabel (Medieval Occitan), Isabèl (Occitan), Elżbieta, Helena, Izabela, Izabella, Ela, Eliza, Lena, Liliana (Polish), Helena, Isabel, Belinha, Elisa, Elisabete, Isabela, Lena, Liana, Liliana (Portuguese), Lílian (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Elena, Elisabeta, Ileana, Isabela, Isabella, Ilinca, Lenuța, Liana, Liliana (Romanian), Elena, Elizaveta, Yelena, Yelizaveta, Alyona, Lena, Liza, Lizaveta (Russian), Ealasaid, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel, Beileag, Lileas, Lilias, Lillias (Scottish), Jelena, Jelisaveta, Jela (Serbian), Alžbeta, Helena, Alena, Eliška, Lenka (Slovak), Elizabeta, Helena, Jelena, Alena, Alenka, Elena, Špela (Slovene), Elin, Elina, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Helena, Helene, Isabella, Elise, Ella, Elsa, Lena, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise (Swedish), Olena, Yelyzaveta, Lesya (Ukrainian), Elen, Elin, Bethan (Welsh)
Popularity
United States  ranked #43 
England/Wales  ranked #145 
Canada (BC)  ranked #60 
Australia (NSW)  ranked #53 
Netherlands  ranked #481 
New Zealand  ranked #39