Name Meaning

A short form of Eleanor and Ellen, meaning "light."


English, German, Teutonic


Exotic, Children's books, Short and sweet, Soccer stars, Wild West, Beautiful, Popular, Pretty



Famous Namesakes

Jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald

Celebrity Babies

Daughter of Mark Wahlberg, Daughter of Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor, Daughter of Gary Sinise, Daughter of Kelly Preston and John Travolta, Daughter of Annette Bening and Warren Beatty, Daughter of Eric Clapton

Popularity in 2019


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