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Gender: M Origin of Elian: Dutch variation of Elijah Elian's Popularity in 2016: #597

The name Elian is a boy's name . Elian is ranked #597 on our popularity charts and is often added to user-created lists like The Hoarder's List of Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (BOYS)".

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This variation has the popular Eli (or for femalies Elli) prefix and nickname -- which explains how it's climbed almost 400 spots since 2011.

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Famous People Named Elian

Elian Gonzalez, Cuban boy involved in 2000 international custody battle
St. Elian or Julian, Syrian Martyr
Elián Herrera, Dominican baseball player

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