Origin:Gaelic
Popularity:13173
Meaning:high-minded; little Ireland
Elgin as a boy's name is pronounced el-JIN, EL-jin. It is of Old English and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Elgin is "high-minded; little Ireland".

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  • Elgin Baylor
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