[ 2 syll. e-lah, el-ah ] The baby girl name Elah is pronounced as EH-Laa- †. Elah is largely used in the Hebrew language and its origin is also Hebrew. It is derived from the element ''elah' which means oak tree, turpentine tree, terebinth tree.
In addition, Elah is a variant transcription of the name Ella (English, Scandinavian, and Italian).
The name Ayla (Hebrew) is a variant transcription of Elah.
Elah is an unusual baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of girl names directly linked to Elah, Ella was the most regularly used.
† English pronunciation for Elah: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"