Origin:Spelling variation of Elijah
Description:This version of the name changes the nickname from Eli to Ali.
Origin:Variation of Elijah
Description:A little bit Aliyah and a little bit Elijah equals an invented name that moves into the girls' column with its choice by Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Bassett for their daughter. While there is good reason for this name to feel feminine, if you're not aware of the spelling variation, you're likely to just hear Elijah, both traditional and popular for boys.