Elaine Sorensen in the US

  1. #777,452 Elaine Mccarty
  2. #777,453 Elaine Mercer
  3. #777,454 Elaine Nowak
  4. #777,455 Elaine Post
  5. #777,456 Elaine Sorensen
  6. #777,457 Elaine Stout
  7. #777,458 Elba Romero
  8. #777,459 Elba Soto
  9. #777,460 Elbert Stewart
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Meaning & Origins

Originally an Old French form of Helen, but now generally regarded as an independent name. The Greek and Latin forms of the name had a long vowel in the second syllable, which produced this form (as opposed to Ellen) in Old French. In Arthurian legend, Elaine is the name of one of the women who fell in love with Lancelot. The name occurs in this form in the 15th-century English Morte d'Arthur of Thomas Malory. In the 19th century it was popularized in one of Tennyson's Idylls of the King (1859). Most of the characters in Arthurian legend have names that are Celtic in origin, although subjected to heavy French influence, and it has therefore been suggested that Elaine may actually be derived from a Welsh word meaning ‘hind’ or ‘fawn’.
211th in the U.S.
Danish and Norwegian (Sørensen): patronymic from the personal name Søren (see Soren).
1,172nd in the U.S.

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