Elliot is another traditional boy's name lured into the girls' camp, a trend led by political commentator George Stephanopoulos and his actress wife Ali Wentworth.
Variously spelled Eliot, Elliot, Elliott and Elliotte (used by Marla Sokoloff), its star is definitely on the rise for girls - in fact 2015 was its highest point ever, reaching Number 635 in the US rankings.
Bonus for girls is cute and feminine nickname, Elle. And many parents, of course, choose Elliot to get to the trendy short form Ellie or even Ella.
Dr. Elliot Reid was a female character on Scrubs.