Els name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew and Old English
Usage: Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Els e-ls
Meaning: My God is Abundance, My God has Sworn and God is Fullness
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What does Els mean?

Els is used principally in Swedish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish and Norwegian aimed at both sexes has its origin in Old English and Hebrew, Els means "My God is Abundance, My God has Sworn or God is Fullness".

Els is variation of all time favorite and well-liked Elsa. Elsa is version of biblical Elisabet. Also Elsa is version of Its Variants. Elsa is short of ElisabethElizabeth. Elsa is English, Spanish and Scandinavian form of Alice.

Of English and Hebrew origin, Elsa, Elsa means "God's Promise, God is Perfection and Snow and Ice".. Els is celebrated on November 17th.

How do I pronounce Els?

The two syllabled name Els is pronounced, e-ls.

Variants of Els

Elisheba, Elsa, Elisabet, Alice, Ellsa, Elsi

Names that rhyme with Els

How popular is the name Els?

Els is a popular baby name in Netherlands where every 1 in 500 have the name as well as in Belgium. As per our estimate, over 40000 babies have been bestowed Els around the globe.


Els in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Els

You are easily adaptable to changes and used to take the high road to success. Besides being hard-working by nature, you are also independent and like to handle things your way. If you had to choose which animal you want to trade your human body with, you would choose a bird? You desire to change constantly and you get easily bored. When it comes to love, you are always attracted by people who are your total opposite.

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Sibling Names for Els

Choosing a name for your baby is an exciting task, but it can also be overwhelming. If you have decided on the name "Els", you might be wondering what other names would complement it well for siblings. To help you out, we have compiled a list of names that go perfectly with Els.

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Famous people named Els

  • Els Goulmy, eminent professor of transplantation biology
  • Els De Temmerman, former Belgian journalist
  • Els de Groen, Dutch author and politician
  • Els Callens, former professional female tennis player
  • Els Borst, Dutch politician of the Democrats 66 party
  • Els Pets, Catalan pop rock band with lead singer
  • Els Vader, retired track and field sprinter
  • Els Dottermans, Belgian actress
  • Elsie Woodward in as
  • Elsa Payen in Blackhat as Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
  • Actor Els Beatse, renowned for TV series De zonen van Van As
  • In 1997 film, Liefdesgasten, Els Eymael played Moeder.


  1. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
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