First name origin & meaning:
English: Light; A variation of Helen
First name variations: Eleanore, Eleanora, Elinor, Elinore, Ellie, Nell, Leonore, Leonora, Eliana, Elana, Elanor, Elanore, Elenor, Elenore, Eleonor, Elianore, Ellinor, Ellinore, Elynor, Elanie, Eleanor, Ellyn, Elen, Elyn, Ellin, Elin, Ellan, Ellynn, Ellynne, Gaelen, Galane, Galean, Galleene, Gallen, Galyn, Galyne, Gaylaine, Gaylyn, Galen, Joella, Joela, Joelah, Joele, Joeli, Joelia, Joelie, Joell, Joellah, Joelly, Jowele, Jowell, Jowelle, Joyelle, Joelle, Melvina, Malva, Malvie, Melvine, Mevin, Mally, Melly, Mal, Mel, Malvina, Michella, Michell, Michelle, Rosa, Rosie, Rosey, Roz, Rozsi, Rosalie, Rosalee, Rosalia, Rosetta, Rosette, Rosina, Rosena, Rasia, Rois, Rosita, Rosebud, Rosabell, Rosly, Roslin, Rosamund, Rosmund, Rosemonde, Rozamund, Roanee, Roanna, Rosaleen, Roselle, Rosella, Rosemary, Rosemarie, Chara, Charo, Rose, Susannah, Susanne, Susanna, Susi, Suse, Suisan, Suzanne, Suzanna, Sosana, Susette, Suzette, Sue Anne, Susy, Susie, Soos, Suzy, Suzie, Soozie, Sue, Sukie, Sukey, Zsa Zsa, Susan, Kel, Kelen, Kelin, Kell, Keilan, Kellin, Kelly, Kelyn, Keler, Kelher, Kylher, Llewelleyn, Llewelin, Lewellin, Llewellyn
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: from the usual medieval vernacular form of the female
personal name Helen (Greek Helenē). This was the name
of the mother of Constantine the Great, a devout Christian who was
credited with finding the True Cross. It was a popular name in
Britain, due to the legend (which has no historical basis) that she
was born in Britain.
- English: variant of Hillian.
- Dutch: from a short form of any of several Germanic personal names
beginning with the element Ellen-, as, for example,
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