Baby Name Roulette - Elaine

The Elaine name meaning originates from antiquity and ancient Greece meaning "torch" or "bright light". Elaine, a name for a daughter, is also an interpretation of Helen dating back to Arthurian legend and Elaine the Fair, a woman of Shallot in love with Sir Lancelot; a love that remained unrequited. Elaine is thought to have died of a broken heart. Elaine was a very common and popular name for a girl at the beginning of the 20th century through to the mid 1960's.

Elaine Name Meaning: Torch. Bright light.
           
Gender: Female
Pronounced: ee-LANE
Origin: Ancient Greece
Elaine Variations: Elena / Helena / Helen
Famous Elaines:
Actress
Elaine Paige
Actress
Elaine Stritch
Designer
Elaine Turner
Artist
Elaine Hamilton
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Name Meaning: Elaine
Torch. Bright light.
Gender: Female
Pronounced: ee-LANE
Origin: Ancient Greece

The Elaine name meaning originates from antiquity and ancient Greece meaning "torch" or "bright light". Elaine, a name for a daughter, is also an interpretation of Helen dating back to Arthurian legend and Elaine the Fair, a woman of Shallot in love with Sir Lancelot; a love that remained unrequited. Elaine is thought to have died of a broken heart. Elaine was a very common and popular name for a girl at the beginning of the 20th century through to the mid 1960's.

Elaine Variations:
Elena / Helena / Helen
Famous Elaines:
Actress
Elaine Paige
Actress
Elaine Stritch
Designer
Elaine Turner
Artist
Elaine Hamilton

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