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Looking for full name ideas that go well with the name Elliott? Check out this list of 75+ middle names for a future Elliott (with meanings!).
Elliott hits a sweet spot in naming where it is well-known but not overly used. As a boys name, Elliott has been a constant presence and is now enjoying a rise in popularity since the turn of the millennium.
Though it started as a boy’s name, Elliott has made its way into unisex territory. Since 2013, it has been climbing the ranks as a girls name as well. The soft sounds, on-trend nicknames Ellie and Elle, and uniqueness of reclaiming a traditional “boy name” make it an appealing for today’s parents.
I put together these middle name lists using my database of over 2000 names. These names were curated with similar styles, overall flow and uniqueness in mind. My hope was also to provide some less common names to add new possibilities to your name search.
First, I provide a brief overview of the name Elliott and it’s place in naming fashion. Then you’ll find middle names that go well with Elliott for girls, boys and unisex options.
Meaning & Trends of Elliott
Elliott means “the Lord is my God.” The name is of Hebrew origins and derives originally from the biblical name Elijah.
Elliott is a name with broad appeal. It’s flowing vowels and “L” sounds are very fashionable today, and fit well among wildly popular “soft” boy names like Liam and Oliver.
Those features also clearly appeal to today’s parents of baby girls and Elliott has shot up the charts for girls as well.
Masculine names with feminine nicknames hit a sweet spot for many parents, offering the right balance of cuteness with future unisex flexibility. Elliott, with its diminutive Ellie, joins the ranks of other hot crossover names like Emerson (“Emmie”), Madison (“Maddy”), and Addison (“Addy”).
Time will tell if Elliott is able to remain as a gender neutral name. In the past, boy parents have shied away from some names as they gained momentum as girl names.
Is Elliott on the way to becoming the next Ashley or Lindsey, or will it hold strong as a unisex name like Jamie or Rowan?
There permutations of L’s and T’s in Elliott makes for four standard spellings of Elliott: Elliott, Elliot, Eliott and Eliot. Of these, Elliott and Elliot lead the way in popularity.
Elliot is slightly more popular than Elliott for boys (#160 vs #169), while Elliott leads over Elliot for girls (#552 vs #773). Spelling may be a consideration for some parents though. Baby Elliotts will likely always have to spell their name out for people.
For more on baby name trends, check out of name popularity tool.
Girl Middle Names for Elliott
First, below are middle name ideas for baby girls named Elliott. If you plan to use the nickname Ellie for Elliott, Elliott Jade and Elliott Joanna offer the cute nickname options “Ellie Jade,” and “Ellie Jo.” I also like Elliott Dawn and Elliott Hazel.
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|Elliott Brooke||(small stream)|
|Elliott Hazel||(hazel tree)|
|Elliott Helena||(shining light)|
|Elliott Jade||(precious stone)|
|Elliott Joanna||(God is gracious)|
|Elliott Mariam||(of the sea)|
|Elliott Sabrina||(river Severn)|
|Elliott Savannah||(open plain)|
Boy Middle Names For Elliot
Next, let’s turn to boy middle name options for Elliot. Of the boy names below, Clark, Vance, and Alden go especially well with Elliot.
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|Elliot Alden||(old friend)|
|Elliot Braden||(wide valley)|
|Elliot Chase||(to hunt)|
|Elliot Dalton||(village in the valley)|
|Elliot Desmond||(from south munster)|
|Elliot Edison||(son of Edward)|
|Elliot Franklin||(free landowner)|
|Elliot Gordon||(hill fort)|
|Elliot Hank||(home ruler)|
|Elliot Jeffrey||(pledge of peace)|
|Elliot Jeremias||(God will raise)|
|Elliot Jones||(God is gracious)|
|Elliot Leland||(meadow land)|
|Elliot Lewis||(renowned warrior)|
|Elliot Malcolm||(devotee of Saint Columba)|
|Elliot Martin||(god of war)|
|Elliot Mason||(stone worker)|
|Elliot Milo||(soldier, beloved)|
|Elliot Preston||(priest’s town)|
|Elliot Shepherd||(sheep herder)|
|Elliot Vance||(by the marshland)|
Gender Neutral Middle Names for Elliot
A fully gender neutral name gives your baby identity flexibility in the future. Here are some great unisex full names for Elliott. Of the following, I particularly like Elliott Hayes and Elliot Landry.
|Elliott Addison||(son of Adam)|
|Elliott Belen||(house of bread)|
|Elliott Carter||(transport goods by cart)|
|Elliott Clover||(herb that symbolizes luck)|
|Elliott Finley||(fair-haired warrior)|
|Elliott Harlow||(rocky hill)|
|Elliott Hayes||(hedged area)|
|Elliott Holden||(hollow valley)|
|Elliott Madison||(son of Matthew)|
|Elliott Monroe||(mouth of the river)|
|Elliott Novah||(new star)|
|Elliott Parker||(park keeper)|
|Elliott River||(wide stream of fresh water)|
|Elliott Rowan||(red-haired, rowan tree)|
|Elliott Winn||(friend, fair)|
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Examples of Elliott as a Middle Name
The smooth “el” sound at the beginning of Elliott makes for easy flow in the middle name spot as well. Elliott pairs well as the middle name for the following girls’ first names:
- Colette Elliot
- Demi Elliott
- Ivy Elliott (also see: 65+ Middle Names for Ivy)
- Jane Elliott
- Sophia Elliott
Next, some boy first names that flow well with Elliott as a middle:
- Anderson Elliot
- Chase Elliott
- Samuel Elliott
- Ty Elliott
- Zane Elliot
Finally, for a wholly unisex name, these gender neutral names work well with Elliot as a middle name:
- Addison Elliott
- Dylan Elliot
- Hayden Elliott
- Jude Elliott
- Oakley Elliott (also see: 75 Middle Names for Oakley)
- Rain Elliot
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Things to Consider When Choosing a Middle Name
Before finalizing a middle name, here are some final things to consider:
- Initials: do the full initials spell out anything?
- Search the first and middle name together: are there any well-known associations of the name combination?
- Nicknames: does the middle name open up new nickname options for your baby?
- Trends: how has the popularity of the name changed over time? (You can check our name popularity tool here.)
Looking for more name ideas? Check out 65 Middle Names for Rowan. Happy naming!