Meaning: My God Is Yahweh
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
In 2017 the name Elijah...
• was given to 13,268 baby boys
• was the 8th most popular name for baby boys
• was 6% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Arkansas, Kentucky, and Tennessee
• was least popular in South Dakota, Massachusetts, and New Jersey
Babies Named Elijah Born Per Year
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Historically the name Elijah...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 2011
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1965
• is 5922% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 302% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Elijah Per State
Geographically the name Elijah...
• 3% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
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