Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: The Lord Is My God
Main Origin Language: English
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In 2017 the name Elias...

• was given to 4,894 baby boys
• was the 78th most popular name for baby boys
• was 107% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Alaska, New Mexico, and Vermont
• was least popular in Wyoming, Deleware, and Mississippi
• was about as popular as Adam and Jaxson
Babies Named Elias Born Per Year
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(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Elias...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1957
• is 2334% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 326% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Amir, Ibrahim, Leonardo, Maryam, Eliza, Blessing
• has the most opposite popularity history to Joseph, Rudy, Nelson, Margarita, Kathrine, Antoinette
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Elias Per State
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Geographically the name Elias...

• 35% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Elliot, Odin, Bodhi, Ayla, Arya, Alexandra
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Kameron, Major, Dallas, Makenzie, Kylee, Kennedi
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Elias by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Elias are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Elias will be the only kid named Elias in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Elias compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Elias rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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