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Name Elijah

Meaning:my god is YahwehTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2016 rank:#9     ... 7:Jacob, 8:Michael, 9:Elijah, 10:Ethan, 11:Alexander ...     Full US 2016 list
Similarly written:Alijah, Eliah, Elija, Aliyah, Daijah, Deliah, Delilah, Eija, Elia, Elia     Details
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About Elijah/Eliane, the group of names with the same origin as Elijah

Meaning/translation:my god is Yahweh
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:in the Bible Elijah is an important prophet who fights against Baal's cult
Words:el = God, the powerful  Hebrew
 yahweh = (the name of God) (name of the one God according to the Old Testament)  Hebrew
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Elias Germany 2016,  9:Elijah USA 2016,  9:Ilija Macedonia 2011,  10:Ilia Georgia 2011,  12:Ilya Moscow 2014,  22:Elia Switzerland/German 2016,  35:Eelis Finland/Finnish 2013,  40:Elías Montevideo 2011,  58:Ilyes France 2012,  66:Ilias Belgium 2005
Somehow related to:Elliot, Elliott, Ellis/Ellis, Ellis/Ellis, Jahwe
Old/original forms:Eliyahu Hebrew
Name variants:Eliana, Eliane, Éliane, Elianna, Elliana, Ellianna, Iliana, Iljana, Alijah, Eelis, Elia, Eliah, Eliano, Elias, Elías, Elie, Elies, Elija, Elijah, Elis, Elyas, Elyes, Ilia, Ilias, Ilies, Ilija, Ilja, Ilya, Ilyas, Ilyes, Lias   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2016 33,  2015 38,  2014 312013 35,  2012 50,  2011 44,  2010 45,  2009 54,  2008 91,  2007 87,  2006 98,  2005 85,  2004 84,  2003 77,  2002 100
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2016 48,  2015 382014 39,  2013 41,  2012 59,  2011 62,  2010 79,  2009 56,  2008 67
England+WalesGraph2016 442015 46,  2014 53,  2013 69,  2012 82,  2011 91
England+Wales decades 2014 53
New ZealandGraph2016 26,  2015 222014 26,  2013 25,  2012 29,  2011 34,  2010 52,  2009 57,  2008 51
ScotlandGraph2016 171,  2015 1672014 183
Switzerland/German 2016 197
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 341990-1999 118,  1980-1989 292
USA yearlyGraph2016 92015 11,  2014 11,  2013 11,  2012 13,  2011 13,  2010 18,  2009 22,  2008 22,  2007 30,  2006 29,  2005 31,  2004 31,  2003 37,  2002 41,  2001 45,  2000 52,  1999 60,  1998 66,  1997 74,  1996 81,  1995 93,  1994 133,  1993 170
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