French, variation of Alodia, German
"foreign riches"

Elodie Origin and Meaning

The name Elodie is a girl's name of French origin meaning "foreign riches".
The lyrical and melodious Elodie, a Nameberry favorite, is starting to rise through the US popularity charts for the first time since the 1880s. It's a uncommon member of the trending El- family of names, which includes Ella, Eloise, and Eleanor.

Elodie derives from Elodia, the Spanish variation of Alodia, a gothic German name associated with Saint Alodia. Saint Alodia was a child martyr in 9th century Spain, along with her sister Nunilo. In France, Elodie is spelled Élodie, with an accent over the E.

Élodie is a mono-named Italian singer and model as well as a major character in the Emile Zola novel The Earth. Princess Elodie is the protagonist of the video game Long Live The Queen and there was a character on The Hills named Elodie.

Popular in the UK and French-speaking countries, Elodie could make an original honor name for Aunt Melody.
# 690 in the US

Elodie Rank in US Top 1000

# 26 on Nameberry

Elodie Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Elodie Popularity

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Famous People Named Elodie

  • Élodie BouchezFrench actress
  • Élodie NavarreFrench actress
  • Élodie FrégéFrench singer and actress
  • Elodie KeeneAmerican film director
  • Élodie YungFrench actress
  • Elodie LautenFrench,American composer
  • Élodie Ginette ThomisFrench footballer
  • (Nioun Chin) Elodie Li Yuk LoMauritian Olympic beach volleyball player
  • Élodie OuédraogoBelgian Olympic sprinter
  • Elodie GhedinCanadian parasitologist and virologist
  • Elodie PortariesFrench rugby player
  • Elodie GuiglionFrench rugby player
  • Elodie HarperEnglish TV journalist; daughter of actress Suzy Kendall and Sandy Harper
  • Élodie Leila Steendaughter of pro wrestler Kevin Owens

Elodie in Pop Culture

  • "To Elodie" (1904)poem by the Irish poet John Todhunter
  • Elodie Parrischaracter in "Hex Hall" by Rachel Hawkins
  • Elodie "Lodie" character in "A Tale of Two Castles" by Gail Carson Levine
  • Elodiecharacter in "Rose Under Fire" by Elizabeth Wein
  • Elodiecharacter in Margaret Haddix's Shadow Children series
  • Queen Elodiemain character in the video game "Long Live the Queen"
  • Elodie Verlaccharacter in "The Mortal Instruments" by Cassandra Clare
  • Elodie Lochancharacter in "Throne of Glass" by Sarah J. Maas
  • ElodieMichonne's daughter in the comic book series "The Walking Dead"
  • Elodie Davismain character in the Netflix original "Trinkets"
  • Elodiecharacter on O.K. K.O.

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