Ely - A very unique male name
Ely appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1147. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ely and more.
With that position 1 in 25,247 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ely peaked in popularity 14 years ago in 2005 on position 1065.
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Ely is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ely is currently topping the baby name charts in Oklahoma at position #751 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,649.
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 Ely is where you live.
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Ely origin and meaningEly is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ely, pop culture references for the name Ely and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to Ely
We've found the following names that sound similar to Ely, sorted by popularity.Eli / Eloy / Eliyahu / Eliel / Eulalio / Ewell / Elio / Elie / Ellie / Elihu /
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.
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Chart position per state (visualized)
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Even more about Ely
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