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Alternative forms[edit]


English surname derived from a Middle English diminutive of Elie, Old French form of Elias or Elijah, meaning "my God is Jehovah". As a Scottish surname it may also represent Gaelic Elloch from a word meaning a dam or bank.

Proper noun[edit]


  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name today representing transferred use of the surname.
  3. A village in Illinois
  4. A city in Iowa
  5. A city in North Dakota