Ellen

What does the baby name Ellen mean? Learn about what Ellen means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Ellen - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Ellen
E-L-L-E-N, is a 5-letter female given name.
Pronunciation of Ellen
EL-ən
EL lun
Meaning of Ellen
Light, torch of light, torch, bright light, mercy.
Origin of Ellen
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Ellen
Alena
Alenor
Alina
Aline
Annora
Eibhlin
Eileen
Elaine
Eleanor
Eleanora
Elena
Eleni
Elenore
Elinor
Elinora
Ella
Ellena
Elnora
Enora
Galina
Halina
Helen
Helena
Helene
Helenka
Jalana
Jelena
Laine
Lana
Lena
Lenore
Leonora
Leonore
Lina
Nell
Nellie
Nona
Nora
Noreen
Norene
Norina
Norine
Valenka
Yalena
Yelena
Yilina
Popularity of Ellen
Ellen currently has 372 likes, and is in the top 2% of liked girl's names. The name Kathryn is slightly more popular than Ellen.