US Popularity:6575
Origin:British
Meaning:Noble woods; elder tree forest
Elwood is a masculine name of British origin, meaning “noble woods” or “elder tree forest.” It is derived from the Old English ellern and wudu, which together mean “elder wood.” Elder trees are thought to symbolize prosperity and good health and were revered in the past for their medicinal properties. Choosing the wise Elwood for your little one will be sure to encourage baby to seek out wisdom and prosperity in their life ahead.

Elwood Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Elwood is currently #4885 on The Bump
Boy:Elwood is currently #2718 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Elwood is currently #6575 in U.S. births
Boy:Elwood is currently #3058 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2023
#3058
in 2023
- 133
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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