Russian variation of Eli
"ascended, uplifted, high"

Ely Origin and Meaning

The name Ely is a boy's name meaning "ascended, uplifted, high".

Russian form of Eli mainly used today by families with Russian Jewish heritage.

# 983 in the US

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Famous People Named Ely

  • Eleandre "Ely" Basiño BuendiaFilipino lead singer of band Eraserheads
  • Ely Samuel Parker (born Hasanoanda)American Seneca Civil War colonel and politician
  • Ely do AmparoBrazilian footballer
  • Ely Jacques KahnAmerican architect
  • Ely TacchellaSwiss footballer
  • Elizabeth "Ely" GuerraMexican female singer,songwriter
  • Ely Galeani (born Federica Elisabetta De Galleani)Italian actress
  • Naviyd Ely Raymondson of singer Usher

Ely in Pop Culture

  • Elycharacter from TV series "Ghost Whisperer"
  • Elycharacter from the book and movie "Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List"