Eligius Origin and Meaning
The name Eligius is a boy's name meaning "to choose".
Eligius comes from the same root as the word eligible. St. Eligius was a 7th century bishop in France and is the patron of goldsmiths and metalworkers.
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Famous People Named Eligius
- Saint EligiusFrench bishop; patron saint of metalworkers
- Eligius FromentinU.S. Senator from Louisiana
- Eligius Franz Joseph von MünchBellinghausen, birth name of Friedrich Halm, Austrian playwright and poet
- Eligius TamborninoSwiss Olympic cross country skier
Eligius in Pop Culture
- Eligius Spacemining CompanyTV Show "The 100"