Other Origin(s):Greek, Hebrew, Norse
Meaning:Elli's town; Of Elli; Old Age; Of Elias; Jehovah is God
Elston is a boy's name of British origin, translating to "Elli's town" in Old English. It pays tribute to the ancient name Elli, which is tied forever to Norse mythology in a truly peculiar way. As the story goes, Elli was a woman of "old age" who defeated Thor in a wrestling match. Apparently, Thor's relation Loki had lots to say about this exchange. Elston may also come from the Greek and Hebrew name Elias, which means "Jehovah is God." Whether its biblical or mythological roots appeal to you, baby is destined to be unstoppable! Baby gym class is an absolute must.
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