Elle Origin and Meaning

The name Elle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "she".

Combine the charming heroine of the movie Legally Blonde with supermodel Elle Macpherson and the trend toward all names beginning with "el"—Ellie, Ella, Eleanor—and you have one hit name.

Elle Driver is the Darryl Hannah character in Kill Bill, Elle Bishop was Kristen Bell's in Heroes, and Elle Fanning (born Mary, sister of Dakota) is a rising young actress.

# 441 in the US

Elle Rank in US Top 1000

# 493 on Nameberry

Elle Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Elle Popularity

Famous People Named Elle

  • (Mary) Elle FanningAmerican actress; sister of Dakota Fanning
  • Elle Macpherson (born Eleanor Nancy Gow)Australian supermodel
  • Lisa "Elle" FowlerYouTube beauty guru
  • Elle King (born Tanner Elle Schneider)American singer; daughter of actor Rob Schneider
  • Elle Walkerco,founder of the YouTube channel "Whatsupmoms"
  • Gabrielle Serene "Elle" VarnerAmerican pop singer
  • Elle BradfordAmerican transgender YouTuber
  • Elle Jade MulvaneyEnglish actress
  • Elle McLemoreAmerican actress
  • Laura Brooke "Elle" WinterAmerican singer and actress
  • Elle KennedyCanadian romance novelist
  • Elle Palmer (b. 2009)daughter of American football player Carson Palmer; twin of brother Fletch
  • Elle Leona Longoria (b. 2013)daughter of baseball player Evan Longoria and model Jaime Faith Edmondson
  • Elle Gibbsdaughter of NASCAR driver and coach Coy Gibbs
  • Elle Corbin Bancroft (b. 2015)daughter of TV journalist Andrea Canning
  • Elle Fehr (b. 2016)daughter of ice hockey player Eric Fehr
  • Elle Ezra (b.2017)daughter of model Bar Rafaeli and Adi Ezra
  • Jaz Elle Agassi (b. 2003)daughter of tennis players Andre Agassi & Steffi Graf
  • Elle Matthews (b. 1975) French & Canadian model
  • Elle Liberachi (b. 1986) British Model of Italian & French descent
  • Elle Navarro (b. 1985) Filipina glamour model
  • Elle Johnson (b. 1990) American Bikini Model from Park CityUtah

Elle in Pop Culture

  • Elle Drivercharacter in the "Kill Bill" movies
  • Elle Woodsmain character in the "Legally Blonde" movies
  • Elle Greenawaya character on TV's "Criminal Minds"
  • Elle Bishopcharacter on TV's "Heroes"
  • Elle Brodycharacter in the film "Godzilla"
  • Elle McFeastAustralian TV character created by Libbi Gorr
  • Elle Danielsmain character in 2016 film "Elle: A Modern Cinderella Story"
  • Lucinda "Elle" Robinsoncharacter on Australian soap "Neighbours"
  • Rochelle/Shelly 'Elle' Evanscharacter in book/film "The Kissing Booth"
  • Elizabeth 'Elle' Burkecharacter on TV's "White Collar"
  • Elle Hollowaycharacter in the game 'Silent Hill: Homecoming'
  • Elle Eedeedaughter of the robots in "Monster High" show and series
  • Ellefashion magazine
  • "Elle" 2016 French thriller film
  • "Elle" a song by Sophie from Product
  • Ellea Sri Lankan sport similar to baseball