a masculine name
Origin of Eliotdiminutive of Ellis
- 1834-1926; U.S. educator: president of Harvard University (1869-1909)
- (pseud. of Mary Ann Evans) 1819-80; Eng. novelist
- 1604-90; Am. clergyman, born in England: known for missionary work among the Am. Indians
- 1888-1965; Brit. poet & critic, born in the U.S.
Proper nounSee also: eliöt