Elliott

Elliott - A very unique male name



  May 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Elliott, meaning Jehovah is God, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #491. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Elliott and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Elliott? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Elliott. The baby boy name Elliott was given to 1,225 baby boys in 2012, ranking #278 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,340 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Elliott peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 278.



Famous with this name

Sam Elliott
Ted Elliott
Bill Elliott


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Elliott is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Elliott is currently topping the baby name charts in Oregon at position #150 - and is the least popular in New Mexico at position #457.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Elliott is where you live.


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Elliott origin and meaning

Elliott is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means Jehovah is God. To see famous people named Elliott, pop culture references for the name Elliott and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Elliott

We've found the following names that sound similar to Elliott, sorted by popularity.

Elliot / Elwood / Eliot / Ellwood / Eladio / Eliud / Ewald / Eliott / Eldo / Elad /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012278
2011305
2010318
2009351
2008383
2007382
2006384
2005413
2004463
2003512
2002539
2001544
2000530
1999534
1998503
1997513
1996513
1995490
1994461
1993389
1992404
1991389
1990358
1989345
1988382
1987414
1986398
1985399
1984351
1983323
1982370
1981490
1980461
1979476
1978553
1977488
1976533
1975577
1974563
1973520
1972584
1971528
1970524
1969511
1968517
1967533
1966518
1965484
1964538
1963484
1962491
1961465
1960486
1959521
1958550
1957518
1956481
1955494
1954449
1953448
1952448
1951433
1950429
1949392
1948370
1947364
1946404
1945356
1944403
1943406
1942388
1941426
1940410
1939425
1938469
1937466
1936499
1935390
1934398
1933399
1932502
1931509
1930457
1929463
1928471
1927432
1926421
1925444
1924434
1923468
1922443
1921403
1920451
1919474
1918572
1917490
1916465
1915429
1914463
1913433
1912431
1911378
1910491

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oregon150
Alaska151
South Dakota168
Washington170
Maine176
Indiana177
Iowa178
Michigan186
Nebraska200
Maryland203
Colorado213
Ohio219
Illinois220
Minnesota223
Wisconsin226
Missouri228
Pennsylvania233
Kansas234
Massachusetts236
South Carolina243
Kentucky251
North Carolina255
Nevada264
Tennessee268
District of Columbia270
Alabama282
Connecticut294
California313
Virginia316
Idaho324
Texas325
Georgia333
New York349
Utah373
New Jersey379
Arizona395
Arkansas399
Louisiana411
Florida414
Oklahoma443
New Mexico457

Even more about Elliott


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Elliott a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Elliott?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Elliott
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,340
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,225

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