Meaning:the Lord is my God
Elias is a masculine name with both Hebrew and Greek origins. A variant spelling of the name Elijah, this name translates to “the Lord is my God.” This comes from the biblical figure Elijah, who was seen as a great prophet and miracle worker. If you want to introduce baby to your faith in an elegant manner or teach them the importance of sticking to their beliefs, the name Elias is sure to do the job.
Famous People Named Elias
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- Elias FigueroaSoccer Player
- Elias HargerActor
- Elias HoweInventor
- Elias KoteasActor
- Elias LindholmHockey Player
Elias Name Popularity Data
The Bump Ranking
Overall:Elias is currently #83 on The Bump
Boy:Elias is currently #25 on The Bump Boy Names
Overall:Elias is currently #60 in U.S. births
Boy:Elias is currently #29 in U.S. births
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First Name Reverse Dictionary: Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. By Yvonne Navarro
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