Gender: Female Meaning of Elias: "Yahweh is my God" Origin of Elias: Feminine variation of Elijah

Elias Origin and Meaning

The name Elias is a girl's name meaning "Yahweh is my God".

Like its parent name Elijah and the related Elliot, this has potential for girls.

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Elena.Safavi Says:


Sorry but Elias is really for boys ... Why so many boys names are now for girls too?

Tova_oat Says:


I really love this for a girl. It has a soft quality while also being a bit unusual, and they could go by the common nickname “Ellie” if they wanted.

IlianaRene Says:


This name has no potential for girls. Neither does Elliott, James, Curtis etc.

RoddyThlayli Says:


Why . . . ? Elia kind of makes sense, but Elias????

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


No! This is not a girl name!