Ela is a girl’s name with Hebrew and Greek origins. In Hebrew, Ela gets its meaning from the word “tree”. Whereas is in Greek, the word derives from “dark”. In Isreal, the name Ela is shortened from Eila. This abbreviation has grown in popularity over the decades and remains one of the most consistent names throughout Isreal, the United Kingdom, Croatia, and other European nations.
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Source: Social Security Administration
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