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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Elijiah

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Alt. Meaning

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

L is for love, everlasting.

I is for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

J is for joy, that you always bring.

I is for impartial, a great arbiter

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 5 0 5
1991 6 0 6
1992 7 0 7
1993 10 0 10
1994 11 0 11
1995 12 0 12
1996 19 0 19
1997 23 0 23
1998 22 0 22
1999 36 0 36
2000 32 0 32
2001 44 0 44
2002 47 0 47
2003 64 0 64
2004 56 0 56
2005 51 0 51
2006 52 0 52
2007 61 0 61
2008 75 0 75
2009 65 0 65
2010 71 0 71
2011 53 0 53
2012 46 0 46
2013 47 0 47
2014 28 0 28
2015 27 0 27
2016 25 0 25
2017 22 0 22

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Popularity of Elijiah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Elijiah

  • How Popular is the name Elijiah? Elijiah is the 10,451st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Elijiah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,017 babies born with the first name Elijiah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Elijiah 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 Elijiah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Elijiah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Elijiah is Tuesday, November 21st, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Elijiah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Elijiah was in 2008 with a total of 75 babies.
  • Random Elijiah Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Elijiah is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Elijiah: Your name in reverse order is Haijile. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eiilhaj. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Elijiah born Dec 4, 1954

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of France approximately on 1550. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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