Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:1555
Meaning:God has answered
If you prayed to God that one day you would be fortunate enough to have a little one by your side and now that dream’s a reality, congratulations! Originating from Hebrew, the gender-neutral name Elia means “God has answered.” Just like the meaning of this charming name, God has answered your prayers by bringing baby into your life. Elia is a wonderful way to honor baby’s faith, with a twist, as a derivation from the popular name Eliyanah.

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