Eliel: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Eliel
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Eliel has gained some popularity in Finland as a trendy "old-fashionable" name in the mid 2000s.
eh-lee-EHL is the Spanish pronunciation; would love to see the Finnish pronunciation.
The Finnish pronunciation is EE-lee-ehl.
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Thats my baby boys middle name! I love this name so much it has a beautiful meaning. I know its hard for some people to pronounce it right but as long my son gets his name down thats all that matters.
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From the Hebrew name meaning "My God is God".
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Architect Eliel Saarinen (1873-1950), Finnish born architect who became famous by designing the Finnish Pavillion at the World fair in 1900 together with Gesellius and Lindgren. He made a career in the US after moving there in 1923. He is the father of the furniture designer Eero Saarinen.
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