Ellyn is a variant of the name Eleanor (English).
Ellyn is also a variant of the name Ellen (Dutch, English, and Scandinavian).
Ellyn is also a variant of the name Helen (English).
Ellyn is a rare baby name for girls. At the modest peak of its usage in 1952, 0.005% of baby girls were named Ellyn. It ranked at #993 then. The baby name has since experienced a loss in popularity, and is today of very light use. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly related to Ellyn, Eleanor was the most widely used.
† Pronunciation for Ellyn: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"