Elvis

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English[edit]

Elvis Presley

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Elvis

  1. A male given name, possibly derived from the surname Elwes.
  2. Elvis Presley (1935-1977), a popular American rock-and-roll singer.

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Noun[edit]

Elvis (plural Elvises)

  1. An impersonator of Elvis Presley.

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded in 1965. From English Elvis. By folk etymology it can be interpreted as a masculine form of Elva or a variant of Alvis.

Proper noun[edit]

Elvis m

  1. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Elvis was the only given name of 1091 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.