Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Elgie mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Elgie

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Filipino (Philippines)

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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

Notable Persons Named Elgie

Elgie Sims

Elgie Stover

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.

Elgie Tobin

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


Notable Persons With the Last Name Elgie

Notable Persons With the Last Name Elgie

Robert 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.

Kim Elgie

Kim Elgie is a cricketer.

Cyril Hammond Elgee

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.

Goldwin C Elgie

Goldwin was born on July 21st, 1896.

Dale Elgie

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


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 9,024th 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 2019, 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 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Elgie is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name in 1939.
  • Weird things about the name Elgie: The name spelled backwards is Eigle. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Leieg. 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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