First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Eliam

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Alt. Meaning

E is for endear, all those you touch.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

I is for immaculate, keeping it tidy

A is for activities, for you have many.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

Fun Facts about the name Eliam

  • How Popular is the name Eliam? Eliam is the 9,936th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Eliam have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,149 babies born with the first name Eliam in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eliam 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 Eliam? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Eliam first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eliam is Sunday, October 28th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Eliam born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eliam was in 2019 with a total of 179 babies.
  • Random Eliam Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eliam is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 10 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Eliam: The name spelled backwards is Maile. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Malie. How do you pronounce that?
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