[ 3 syll. e-li-da, el-ida ] The baby girl name Elida is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced eh-LIY-D-ah †. Elida has its origins in the Latin language and it is used largely in English. Elida is a form of the Hungarian, Dutch, German, Italian, English, and Greek Alida. See also the related form, the name Anelida.
Elida is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the height of its usage in 1935, 0.010% of baby girls were named Elida. It had a ranking of #618 then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is currently used only on a very modest scale. Within all girl names in its family, Elida was nevertheless the most popular in 2012. Elida has mainly been a baby girl name in the last century.
Baby names that sound like Elida include Elata, Elidi, Elletta, Ellota (English), Elodi, Elodie (English and French), Elthea, Eltheya, Elthia, Aleyda, Alieta, Aliute (Lithuanian), Elethea, Eletheah, Eletheya, Eletheyah, Elethia, Elethiah, Elethiya, and Elethiyah.
† Pronunciation for Elida: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"