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Name Ellen

Meaning:maybe the torchTools:

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About the name Ellen in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Short forms:Elle
Topics:Asteroid 2735 Ellen, discovered 1977
US 2015 rank:#705     ... 703:Amiya, 704:Collins, 705:Ellen, 706:Hadassah, 707:Danica ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Allen, Elen, Elle, Hellen, Kellen, Ailén, Aillén, Alden, Alen, Allan     Details
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About Helen, the group of names with the same origin as Ellen

Meaning/translation:maybe the torch
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:in Greek mythology Helen is the daughter of Zeus and Leda; her kidnapping was the cause of the Trojan war
 the origin of the name is uncertain; possibly related to Old Greek helene (torch)
Words:helene = the torch  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:1:Lena Austria 2006,  1:Jelena Montenegro 2011,  2:Helena Finland 2014,  2:Elena Romania 2014,  2:Elin Sweden 2002,  4:Ilona Hungary 2014,  5:Ellen Armenia 2010,  6:Lenka Czechia 2015,  6:Elen Armenia 2012,  8:Helen England+Wales 1974
Somehow related to:Eleonora
Name variants:Alenka, Aliona, Alyona, Elaina, Elaine, Élaine, Elayna, Elen, Elena, Eleni, Elenia, Elenie, Elin, Elín, Elina, Elle, Ellen, Helen, Helena, Helene, Hélène, Hellen, Ileana, Ilena, Ilka, Ilke, Illona, Ilona, Ilonka, Jela, Jelena, Jelka, Lainey, Laney, Leena, Lena, Léna, Leni, Lenia, Lenio, Lenja, Lenka, Lenna, Leny, Lenya, Nelli   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
ArmeniaGraph2015 10,  2014 9,  2010 5
Belgium prevalence 2013 87
DenmarkGraph2015 31,  2014 292013 38,  2012 40,  2011 45
England+WalesGraph2002 97,  2001 83,  2000 84,  1999 78,  1998 73
Finland/FinnishGraph2015 232014 28,  2013 32,  2012 29,  2011 36,  2009 47
IrelandGraph2015 56,  2014 57,  2013 55,  2012 47,  2011 47,  2010 47,  2009 48,  2008 40,  2007 35,  2006 34,  2005 30,  2004 28,  2003 25,  2002 232001 24,  2000 24,  1999 24,  1998 26
NorwayGraph2015 157,  2013 171,  2012 200,  2011 197,  2010 152,  2009 143,  2008 179,  1999 88
Norway prevalence 2015 34
ScotlandGraph2011 152,  2008 171,  2001 87,  2000 99,  1998 80
SwedenGraph2015 18,  2014 20,  2013 21,  2012 182011 20,  2010 19,  2009 23,  2008 24,  2007 21,  2006 25,  2005 25,  2004 21,  2003 21,  2002 21,  2001 25,  2000 24,  1999 24,  1998 31
Sweden prevalence 2014 90
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 226,  1980-1989 264,  1960-1969 119
USA yearlyGraph2015 705,  2014 655,  2013 700,  2012 745,  2011 699,  2010 674,  2009 699,  2008 669,  2007 583,  2006 543,  2005 555,  2004 495,  2003 449,  2002 477,  2001 455,  2000 450,  1999 413,  1998 426,  1997 346,  1996 245,  1995 2141994 217,  1993 216
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