"Jehovah is God"

Eliyahu Origin and Meaning

The name Eliyahu is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "Jehovah is God".

Eliyahu is the Hebrew form of the increasingly popular Biblical prophet name Elijah, also found in forms Elias and Eli. There were 100 boys given the name Eliyahu in the U.S. in 2012. Its upside is that it's one of the most distinctive forms of the name, but that final yahoo may prove difficult.

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Famous People Named Eliyahu

  • Eliyahu EssasRussian,Israeli rabbi and former Soviet Jewish leader
  • Eliyahu RipsLatvian,Israeli mathematician
  • Eliyahu SassonIsraeli politician
  • Eliyahu Ben HaimIsraeli,American rabbi and Talmudic scholar
  • Eliyahu Moshe GoldrattIsraeli physicist and business management guru
  • Eliyahu Rahamim Zinirosh yeshiva of Yeshivat Or Vishua in Haifa, Israel
  • Eliyahu BakshiDoron, former Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel