Elgie

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
164
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Elgie

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Alt. Meaning

E is for endear, all those you touch.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

G is for generous, your giving nature.

I is for interest, you show in others.

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

Notable Persons Named Elgie

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Elgie Stover was a rhythm, blues, and soul music songwriter. Elgie was born in 1938 in Athens, Georgia. He passed away on July 11th, 2011.

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Elgie Tobin is a football player. Elgie was born on May 7th, 1885 in Roscoe, Pennsylvania.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Elgie

Robert Elgie was an Ontario MPP and Member of Provincial Parliament (Ontario). Robert was born on January 22nd, 1929 in Toronto. He died on April 3rd, 2013.

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Kim Elgie is a cricketer.

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Cyril Hammond Elgee was a colonial administrator. Cyril was given the name Cyril Hammond Elgie on October 18th, 1871 in Otterbourne, Hampshire, England. He passed away on August 17th, 1917.

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Goldwin was born on July 21st, 1896.

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Dale Elgie is a sports team member for the Northallerton Town F.C.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1884 5 0 5
1888 7 0 7
1889 8 8 0
1890 5 0 5
1891 8 8 0
1892 5 5 0
1893 7 7 0
1895 11 6 5
1896 6 6 0
1897 9 9 0
1898 5 5 0
1899 7 7 0
1900 5 5 0
1901 5 0 5
1902 7 7 0
1903 7 7 0
1904 8 8 0
1905 10 10 0
1906 7 7 0
1907 15 8 7
1909 13 8 5
1911 7 7 0
1912 16 7 9
1913 21 7 14
1914 23 8 15
1915 32 14 18
1916 34 14 20
1917 26 12 14
1918 44 12 32
1919 38 17 21
1920 25 9 16
1921 36 15 21
1922 30 8 22
1923 34 12 22
1924 34 14 20
1925 37 12 25
1926 38 18 20
1927 31 21 10
1928 37 17 20
1929 27 13 14
1930 27 15 12
1931 28 11 17
1932 31 16 15
1933 35 18 17
1934 30 11 19
1935 26 8 18
1936 25 9 16
1937 13 0 13
1938 21 10 11
1939 18 11 7
1940 26 11 15
1941 17 6 11
1942 18 6 12
1943 23 8 15
1944 14 6 8
1945 16 5 11
1946 16 5 11
1947 17 9 8
1948 8 0 8
1949 21 6 15
1950 10 0 10
1951 9 0 9
1952 10 0 10
1953 8 0 8
1954 11 0 11
1955 10 0 10
1956 14 0 14
1957 12 0 12
1958 8 0 8
1959 6 0 6
1960 6 0 6
1961 9 0 9
1962 5 0 5
1964 10 0 10
1966 12 0 12
1967 5 0 5
1969 8 0 8
1970 5 0 5
1972 6 0 6
1977 6 0 6
1982 7 0 7
1984 6 0 6

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Popularity of Elgie as a last name

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Common last names for Elgie

  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Miller
  • Mitchell
  • Young
  • Allen

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Elgie U.S.
  White 90.24% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.27% 16.26%

Of Last Name Elgie

People with the last name Elgie are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Elgie

  • How Popular is the name Elgie? Elgie is the 8,755th most popular name of all time. As a last name Elgie was the 108,199th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Elgie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,343 babies born with the first name Elgie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Elgie to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Elgie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1884 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Elgie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Elgie is Friday, July 5th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Elgie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Elgie was in 1918 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Elgie Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Elgie is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 9 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Elgie: Your name in reverse order is Eigle. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eeilg. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Elgie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 164 people with the last name Elgie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Elgie? Elgie is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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