Elias is a boy name and means the Lord is my God. It is a Hebrew name and its pronunciation is \e-lias\. Other similar names and variants include: Eelia, Eli, Elia, Elice, Elis, Ellice, Elliot, Ellis, Ellsworth, Elsdon, Elston, Elyas. Elias is a very popular first name for men (#452 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2074 out of 88799).
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Elias Koteas
Elias Koteas

Born on March 11, 1961

  • Age: 60
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Directed by: Steve Barron

Starring: Judith Hoag, Elias Koteas, Josh Pais, David Forman

Country: United States of America


Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: James Spader, Holly Hunter, Elias Koteas, Deborah Kara Unger

Country: United States of America



Directed by: Deepa Mehta

Starring: Jessica Tandy, Bridget Fonda, Hume Cronyn, Elias Koteas

The Prophecy

The Prophecy

Directed by: Gregory Widen

Starring: Christopher Walken, Elias Koteas, Virginia Madsen, Eric Stoltz

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Famous directors named Elias and their movies

Elias Mael
Elias Mael
  • No. of movies: 2
Against the Grain

Against the Grain

Directed by: Elias Mael

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Elias a popular name?

Over the years Elias was most popular in 2018. According to the latest US census information Elias ranks #108th while according to famousnames.vip Elias ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Elias?

According to the US census in 2018, 5319 boys were born named Elias, making Elias the #67th name more popular among boy names. In 2018 Elias had the highest rank with 5319 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Elias?

Elias is #67th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Elias more popular ?

The name Elias was more popular in 2018 with 5319 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Elias

The last time a baby was named Elias was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Elias?

In 2018 there were 5319 baby boys named Elias.

Who is a famous person named Elias?

There a several famous people named Elias, for example actor Elias Koteas, actor Elias Destounis, director Elias Mael.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Elias?

A famous actor/actress named Elias is Elias Koteas, starring in 18 movies, including The Greatest Game Ever Played and Exotica.

Who is a famous director named Elias?

A famous director named Elias is Elias Mael, who directed 2 movies, including Against the Grain and Against the Grain.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Elias?

There are 7 actors named Elias including Elias Koteas and Elias McConnell who appeared in movies such as The Greatest Game Ever Played and Elephant.