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Elam Meaning


What does Elam mean?

The name Elam is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Elam is "safe".

Elam is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced E-lam.

The Given Name Elam

The name Elam, has a wonderfully fearless quality.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Although unique, your little fearless Elam, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Elam Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,538 in baby name popularity for boys with 107 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,260 in baby name popularity for boys with 143 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Elam has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Elam Name Popularity Page.

Elam Related Names

Variants of the name Elam include Eilam, Oulam.

Famous Elams

  • Elam ~ Biblical Character (1 Chr. 26:3, 1 Chr. 8:24, Ezra 10:2, Ezra 2:31, Ezra 2:7, Ezra 8:7, Gen. 10:22, Neh. 10:14, Neh. 12:42)

Elam Numerology

What will your new littleElam be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Elam are often jubilant and playful but most of all they are read more >>

Elam Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Elam in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Elam.

Just for fun, see the name Elam in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Elam in Nautical Flags page.