Eliana is a beautiful baby girl’s name that has been a popular choice for parents since 1986. Eliana is one of the many El- names in the top 100 girl names in the last 10 years.

Meaning of the name Eliana:

Latin: sun
Arabic: the bright
Greek: torch, moon
Hebrew: my God has answered

Origin of the name Eliana:

Eliana is a baby girl’s name with multiple origins. Derived from Hebrew, Eliana means “my God has answered”. Derived from the Roman surname Aelius Eliana means “sun”. In Arabic, Eliana means “the bright”. It is also derived from Greek and means “torch” or “moon”.

Symbolism of the name Eliana:

In many cultures, the sun is symbolic of life itself. The sun provides warmth and energy to support all life on Earth so it is not surprising that the sun has been central to many cultural and religious beliefs worldwide.

Baby name Eliana

Style of the name Eliana:


Gender of the name Eliana:

Eliana is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Eliana:

eh-LYA-na, eh-LYE-ahn-uh

Number of syllables in the name Eliana:

three or four

Emotion evoked from the name Eliana:

Eliana evokes feelings of warmth and wisdom.

Alternative spellings for the name Eliana:

Elyana, Iliana, Ileana, and Eleana

Nicknames for the name Eliana:

Popularity of the name Eliana:

According to the Social Security Administration, Eliana is a baby girl’s name that first became popular in 1986. The name entered the top 100 names in 2016.

Related names for the name Eliana:

Great middle names for the name Eliana and their meanings:

  • Mila (gracious, dear)
  • Everly (wild boar in woodland clearing)
  • Poet (poet, storyteller)
  • Lilibeth (pledged to God)
  • Scarlett (dark red, tailor)
  • Willow (the willow tree)
  • Harlow (rock hill)

Famous people with the name Eliana:

  • Eliana Girard (American dancer)
  • Eliana Ramos (Uruguayan model)
  • Eliana Bezerra (Brazilian television personality)

Eliana in popular culture:

  • Eliana Wyntera (film, “The Howling: Reborn”)
  • Eliana (literature, “Eliana” by Samuel Pordage)
  • Eliana (film, “Eliana, Eliana”)