[ 2 syll. e-lwoo(d), el-wo-od ] The baby boy name Elwood is pronounced ehLWahD †. Elwood's language of origin is Old English and it is predominantly used in the English language. The meaning of the name is 'noble woods'.
Elwood is an uncommon baby boy name. At the modest height of its usage in 1913, 0.060% of baby boys were given the name Elwood. It was #206 in rank then. The baby name has steeply fallen in popularity since then, and is currently of only sporadic use. Within all boy names in its family, Elwood was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Elwood: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"