Ellern

Ellern is the Middle English form of Old English ellærn meaning “elder tree, elderberry tree”. Origin: Old English Variants: Ellærn (Old English) Ellarn (Old English)  

Elder

Elder is a Portuguese male name, a variant of Hélder which either derives its name from a Dutch town called Den Helder possibly meaning “hell’s door” in Dutch, or “hill/hilly grounds”, or it could be a derived from Germanic given name Hulderic meaning “merciful ruler” or “graceful ruler” from Germanic elements hulda (merciful, graceful) and ric (power, rule). Elder is also a surname,…