Eli Meaning and Origin
The name Eli is a boy’s name meaning “ascended” and is of Hebrew origin. The name Eli was popular among Puritans in the 17th century. As a Jewish name, it is short for a number of names wit el ‘god’. The name Eli was #62 in popularity in 2019. Eli pairs well with the middle name Lucas.
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