US Popularity:11370
Other Origin(s):Aramaic
Meaning:Terebinth tree; God
Elah is a gender-neutral name of Hebrew origin. It derives from the Hebrew word ela, meaning “terebinth tree,” and is also the word for “God” in Aramaic. With its wide-reaching branches and lush green leaves, the terebinth tree offers shelter and shade, inspiring baby to do the same for their loved ones. Elah was also the name of an ancient Edomite clan mentioned in the Bible’s Book of Genesis, so it has a long and fascinating history.

Elah Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Elah is currently #11370 in U.S. births
Girl:Elah is currently #11507 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 2607
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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