Meaning: Oak Tree Friendly The Bright and Shining One Origin: Hebrew American Indian Welsh
The name Elan has varied origins and meanings, which only makes all the more endearing.
Firstly it is known to be a Hebrew name which means ‘Oak Tree’. In Hebrew it is used primarily for boys.
Secondly, it is an American Indian name, meaning ‘Friendly’, and can be gender neutral.
Lastly, is also a Celtic name of Welsh origin that means ‘The Bright and Shining One’. As a Celtic name, it is generally used for girls.