Meaning of Elwood
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Elwood has the following meaning:
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Elwood is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Elwood in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Elwood is pronounced as el-wood
The following names are baby names related to Elwood and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Elwood: Boys - Alton
, Girls - Anjanette
, Both genders - Carol
Popular Variants for the name Elwood: Ellwood
We think the name Elwood should fall under the following style category: Classics
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Elwood to be: A helpful person
In one word, you might describe Elwood as a(n) "helpful
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The names of some famous persons by the name Elwood
(or its variants) are:Elwood Thomas Cooke
, born on 5 July, a famous athlete. Elwood Thomas Cooke's background: An outstanding amateur tennis player in the 1930s and 1940s.Elwood Glover
, born on 11 May, a famous media personality. Elwood Glover's background: A Canadian radio and television broadcaster who was best known as the host of Elwood Glover's Luncheon Date.Elwood Mead
, born on 16 January, a famous politician. Elwood Mead's background: A professor, politician and engineer who headed the Bureau of Reclamation from 1924 until his death in 1936.