Elana

First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Elana

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  • A user from South Carolina, United States says the name Elana is of Unknown origin and means "Beauty".
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Notable Persons Named Elana

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Elana Eden is an actress. She was most prominent from 1957 to 1957. Elana was given the name Elana Lani Cooper on May 1st, 1940 in Bat Yam. Elana is also known as אילנה עדן.

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Elana was born on October 10th, 1984.

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Elana Dykewomon is an author, professor, and activist. Elana was born on October 11th, 1949.

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Elana was born on October 21st, 1970.

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Elana Amsterdam is a food blogger and author.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Elana

Steeve Elana is a soccer player for the Lille OSC, US Marseille Endoume, ASOA Valence, Stade Malherbe Caen, Stade Brestois 29, and Martinique national football team. Steeve was born on July 11th, 1980 in Aubervilliers.

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How popular is the baby name Elana in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1934 6 6 0
1941 10 10 0
1942 17 17 0
1943 12 12 0
1944 16 16 0
1945 20 20 0
1946 27 27 0
1947 20 20 0
1948 20 20 0
1949 21 21 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 26 26 0
1952 11 11 0
1953 15 15 0
1954 18 18 0
1955 26 26 0
1956 11 11 0
1957 27 27 0
1958 24 24 0
1959 30 30 0
1960 138 138 0
1961 103 103 0
1962 78 78 0
1963 69 69 0
1964 79 79 0
1965 60 60 0
1966 117 117 0
1967 84 84 0
1968 58 58 0
1969 92 92 0
1970 78 78 0
1971 81 81 0
1972 84 84 0
1973 70 70 0
1974 109 109 0
1975 103 103 0
1976 87 87 0
1977 106 106 0
1978 119 119 0
1979 116 116 0
1980 122 122 0
1981 118 118 0
1982 126 126 0
1983 137 137 0
1984 130 130 0
1985 149 149 0
1986 142 142 0
1987 123 123 0
1988 148 148 0
1989 136 136 0
1990 135 135 0
1991 131 131 0
1992 146 146 0
1993 155 155 0
1994 149 149 0
1995 168 168 0
1996 159 159 0
1997 133 133 0
1998 153 153 0
1999 165 165 0
2000 161 161 0
2001 172 172 0
2002 151 151 0
2003 186 186 0
2004 214 214 0
2005 179 179 0
2006 219 219 0
2007 183 183 0
2008 163 163 0
2009 134 134 0
2010 164 164 0
2011 135 135 0
2012 181 181 0
2013 134 134 0
2014 172 172 0
2015 147 147 0
2016 148 148 0
2017 127 127 0

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Popularity of Elana as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Elana

  • How Popular is the name Elana? Elana is the 2,857th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Elana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,000 babies born with the first name Elana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Elana to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Elana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1934 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Elana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Elana is Sunday, March 29th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Elana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Elana was in 2006 with a total of 219 babies.
  • Random Elana Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Elana is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Elana: Your name in reverse order is Anale. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aanle. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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