Elijah is a Hebrew name that is derived from Eliyyahu. Meaning "the Lord is my God," Elijah was also the name of an Old Testament prophet who ascended into heaven in a chariot of fire. Elijah has been rapidly increasing in popularity and is currently in the top 20 names for boys.
Similar Names: Eli, Elian
Famous Elijah Names: Elijah Wood (actor), Elijah Kelley (actor)