ELIAS
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ηλιας (Greek)
PRONOUNCED: ə-LEE-əsh (Portuguese), e-LEE-ahs (German), E-lee-ahs (Finnish), i-LIE-əs (English), ee-LIE-əs (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Cognate of ELIJAH. This is the form used in the Greek New Testament.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Elis (Swedish), Eelis, Eljas (Finnish), Ilias (Greek), Helias (Biblical Latin), Eliou (Biblical Greek)
FEMININE FORM: Iliana (Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ilyas (Arabic), Elijah (Biblical), Eliyyahu (Biblical Hebrew), Ilia, Ilija, Iliya (Bulgarian), Ilija (Croatian), Elia, Elian (Dutch), Élie (French), Ilia (Georgian), Elijah, Eliyahu, Eliyyahu (Hebrew), Éliás, Illés (Hungarian), Elia (Italian), Ilija, Ile (Macedonian), Elis (Medieval English), Eliasz (Polish), Ilie (Romanian), Ilia, Ilya (Russian), Ilija (Serbian), Elías (Spanish), İlyas (Turkish)
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