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Elaine (Given name)

Elaine is a name for girls. The name is a form of Helen and originates from French. On our website 6 people with the name Elaine rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Elaine is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 286. Nicknames for Elaine are Lainie, Laino and Elle.
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Meaning of Elaine

The meaning of Elaine is: "Shining light. An Old French form of Helen.".


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Elaine occurs in the following categories:
Girl names with positive reactions abroad100 namesNames with 6 letters250 namesGirl names beginning with E227 namesPopular girl names in Venezuela250 names

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Elaine 54 years old   20-06-2014
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 21 years old   21-09-2014
Im named after my grandmother
Elaine 57 years old   4-03-2019
I love that it means brilliant shining one. I HATE being called E.

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