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Meaning:Shining light. An Old French form of Helen.
Gender:Female
Origin:French
Form of :Helen
Similar sound boys:Elmin, Elian, Elmo, Elham, Elioenai, El Mahi, Ellin, Elman
Similar sound girls:Ellen, Eileen, Elin, Eliana, Eline, Elina, Elma, Eleni
Rating:
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stars 190 votes
Easy to write: 3.5/5 stars 119 votes
Easy to remember: 3.5/5 stars 119 votes
Pronunciation: 3.5/5 stars 116 votes
English pronunciation: 4.5/5 stars 170 votes
Opinion foreigners: 4/5 stars 166 votes
Nicknames:Waynee, Eileen, Helen, Lainey, Elle, Lainie
Names of brothers:Trevor, Jake
Names of sisters:Jennifer
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(Elaine is used in the Netherlands 0 times as a boys name, and 830 is a girls name.)

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Comments by Elaine


Elaine (53 years old) 2014-06-21
My Mum always told me it meant light. French people call me Helen and people who see my name at times call me Eileen. or Alaine, and my grandmum called me Waynee as a nickname.
Elaine (20 years old) 2014-09-21
Im named after my grandmother

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