Elian: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Elian

The Dutch variation of the Hebrew name Elijah, meaning "the Lord is God." And your little Elian will be the lord and master of the household - at least he'll think so when he's a toddler, because toddlers are like tiny dictators.

Nicknames:

El, Eli.

Famous people named Elian:

Elian Gonzalez, a Cuban boy embroiled in a newsmaking international custody battle in 2000; baseball player Elián Herrera.

Fun fact:

This name can be pronounced differently in different languages, depending on the accent mark: for example, in Spanish it's Elián, and in French it's Élian.

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