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Ellis Meaning


What does Ellis mean?

The name Ellis is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Ellis is "the lord is my G-d".

Ellis is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced El-lis.

The Given Name Ellis

The name Ellis, has a wonderfully refined quality.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Ellis remains a favorite due to its sweet and delightful nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Ellis Jones, and Ellis Redding.

Ellis Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 346 in baby name popularity for boys with 992 occurrences. It ranked 844 in baby name popularity for girls with 334 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 420 in baby name popularity for boys with 737 occurrences. It ranked 963 in baby name popularity for girls with 281 occurrences.

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

Ellis Related Names

Famous Elliss

  • Ellis Jones ~ Actor
  • Ellis Redding ~ Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption character, The Shawshank Redemption character

Ellis Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Ellis.

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Ellis Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Ellis.

Just for fun, see the name Ellis 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 Ellis in Nautical Flags page.