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Gender: F Meaning of Elliot: "Jehovah is God" Origin of Elliot: Anglicization of Elijah or Elias Elliot's Popularity in 2015: #635

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.

Famous People Named Elliot

Elliot Finn, daughter of singer Tim Finn and Marie Azcona

Pop Culture References for the name Elliot

Elliot Reid, a doctor on the American TV show "Scrubs"
Elliot, from the last book in the "Bad Girls Don't Die" series, "As Dead as it Gets."
Elliot North from the book "For Darkness Shows the Stars" by Diana Peterfreund

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