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  1. Elaine(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from Ancient Greek.

    Elaine the fair, Elaine the lovable,

    Etymology: From Old French Elaine, a variant of Elene, cognate to Helen, ultimately from Ancient Greek Ἑλένη ( Helénē ) . A Celtic origin has also been suggested since the name appears in Arthurian legend.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Elaine(noun)

    alt. of Elain


  1. Elaine

    Elaine is a name shared by several different female characters in Arthurian legend.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Elaine

    a lady of the court of King Arthur in love with Lancelot, and whose story is related by Malory in his "History" and by Tennyson in his "Idylls of the King."

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How to pronounce Elaine?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Elaine in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Elaine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Elaine in a Sentence

  1. Mark Esper:

    Since joining the Department of Defense Elaine has worked tirelessly to ensure that our budgeting and audit processes give full value to the taxpayer while meeting the enormous security needs of our nation as well as the men and women who serve it, i am grateful for her dedication to public service and the contributions that she has made to Defense Department and wish her the very best in her future endeavors.

  2. Nina McLemore boutiquesNina McLemore:

    I was surprised by how many people look up what Elaine Chao's wearing and come in to shop. I think Elaine Chao must have every color cardigan and blazer we make.

  3. jaqueline wilson:

    bog off Elaine

  4. Mike Nichols:

    I liked doing the stand-up, i only stopped because Elaine wanted to stop. I've never understood it. I thought: 'Why? It's not a very long show. It doesn't cost us anything emotionally.'.

  5. Ted Sarandos:

    Jerry Seinfeld is Jerry Seinfeld that all television comedy is measured against, we can't wait to welcome Jerry Seinfeld, Elaine, George and Cosmo Kramer to their new global home on Netflix.

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