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Gender: Male Meaning of Eliot: "Jehovah is God" Origin of Eliot: Variation of Elliot

The name Eliot is a boy's name meaning "Jehovah is God". Eliot and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change Two Letters".

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Sleekened spelling.

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Famous People Named Eliot

Eliot Ness, American Prohibition agent of "The Untouchables"
Eliot Laurence Spitzer, American politician; former Governor of New York
Eliot Lance Engel, U.S. Congressman from New York
Solomon Eliot Asch, Polish/American Gestalt psychologist
T. S. Eliot, American poet
George Eliot, pseudonym of English female novelist Mary Ann Evans

Pop Culture References for the name Eliot

Eliot Rosewater, main character in Kurt Vonnegut's "God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater"
Eliot Spencer, a character on TV's "Leverage"
Eliot Cobalt, character in the Addicted Series


raefrank Says:


This is my least favorite spelling of the name, but it's still a great name