or El·lin

[ el-uh n ]
/ ˈɛl ən /


Mount, a mountain in S Utah. 11,522 feet (3514 meters).
a female given name, form of Helen.

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fem. proper name, an older form of Helen (q.v.). Its popularity among U.S. birth names peaked in 1880s and 1940s.

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