Gender: Female
Origin: Greek
Meaning: Light

The name Ellen means Light and is of Greek origin. Ellen is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Form of the name Helen. Ellen Burstyn, actress, Ellen DeGeneres, actress/comedian/talk show host. Ellen Pompeo, actres.

Variations include: Elen
People who like the name Ellen also like the names: Charlotte, Eleanor, Eva, Helen, Claire, Grace, Jane, Henry, Owen, Ethan, Oliver, Caleb, Emmett, Adam

Stats for the Name Ellen

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checkmark Ellen is currently #797 in U.S. births

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Mary Ellen Makes The Moment Count - a-ha
To Ellen - Eyeless in Gaza