What secrets hide behind “Elijah” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Elijah” is of Hebrew origin. It’s a name commonly given to boys.
Your name in reverse order is “Hajile.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Hijael.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Elijah’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Elijah is a name that hints you are a humanitarian and generous individual. Turning our world to be a better place to live fascinates you. Use your creative and artistic talents to promote a cause. You are elegant, sophisticated, and stylish in appearance and behavior.
Your heart’s desire is to help and care for those you love. You treasure family values and traditions. You are willing to sacrifice yourself for the sake of others. Giving advice is a natural ability for you. You are somewhat hesitant to show your artistic talents. People appreciate the love you give to them.
When people hear the name Elijah, they perceive you as someone who is full of life, uplifting, inspiring, and even charming. You are the life of the party with your lively, intelligent, and witty personality. Others will find you as strikingly attractive and like being the center of attention. You look younger than your age and love beautiful clothes and pieces of jewelry. You have a good sense of humor.
You are a freedom-loving party person – active and restless. Your keen mind makes it difficult for others to fool you. You cleverly view a situation at different angles.
Your most likely vocation: artist, dramatist, writer, actor, painter, designer, lecturer, religious zealot, composer, publisher, restaurateur, entertainer, surgeon, tourism director.
Lucky colors: Red, pink, crimson, and other deep shades of red
Lucky gem(s): Bloodstone, garnet, ruby
Lucky day(s): Monday and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Garlic, broom, nettle, onion, wormwood, leeks, mustard seed, pepper
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Hey Elijah! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Unscramble words ELIJAH. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Elijah” is the second most popular baby boy’s name in Arkansas as reported in the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 173 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 2015. A total of 13,678 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 2011 with a total of 13,967 babies. That’s a lot of baby Elijahs.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Elijah” was recorded 295,601 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Elijahs to occupy the country of French Polynesia with an estimated population of 288,506.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 100 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1995 with a rank of #93 nationwide and was registered 3,978 times as a baby boy’s name. Elijah became a popular boy’s name in the state of Indiana in the year 2010. It ranked #1 with 449 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 2016 in the state of California with 1,576 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of South Carolina for 43 years from 1911 to 2018 (may not be consecutive).
For the past five decades (1969 to 2018), the name “Elijah” was recorded 280,344 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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