Latin, based on Roman clan name

Elián Origin and Meaning

The name Elián is a boy's name of Latin origin.

Had a burst of popularity in 2000 when the controversial case of the Cuban boy Elián González was in the news; his name combined his parents': Elizabeth and Juan.

Famous People Named Elián

  • Elián GonzálezCuban boy involved in a 2000 custody dispute between Cuba and the U.S.
  • Elián HerreraDominican baseball player