Elliott – Scary Mommy

Elliott

Falling just a few spots behind its similarly-spelled Elliot in the popularity list, this name is an Anglicized version of the French name Elias, meaning “Jehovah is God.” The closeness of these two spellings highlights the versatility of the amount of Ls and Ts you can add or subtract. Eliot! Elliott! Elliot! Eliott! Try throwing a Y in there for even more variability. Just go all out and spell it Ellyought.

Nicknames:

El.

Famous people named Elliott:

Singers Elliott Murphy, Elliott Smith, and Elliott Yamin; composers Elliott Sharp and Elliot Carter; NASCAR driver Elliott Sadler.

Fun fact:

The dragon in Disney’s Pete’s Dragon is named Elliott.

More Inspiration:

Excellent E Names For Baby Boys, Double The Fun: Boy Names With Double Letters, Perfectly Preppy Boy Names, First Names That Come From Last Names,