Meaning and name origin
Alise \a-li-se\ as a girl's name is of Old German and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Alise is "noble, exalted; great happiness". Alise is a variant of Alice (Old German): variant of the Old French name Adeliz, from Adelaide. Also a variant of Alisa (Hebrew): also a variant of Alicia.
Alise is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2659 out of 4276, Top 62%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Alise and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alice (#97), Alisa (#936), Alyse and Alyce. (2014 statistics).
Alise is also pronounced similarly to Ailis, Alease, Alisse, Alisz, Alize, Aloise, Alysse, Eilise, Elice, Eliese, Elis, Elise, Elisse, Elize, Eloise, Elyse, Ilise and Ilyse. Other suggested similar baby names are Ailish, Ailse, Alais, Alaisa, Alcee, Alica, Alicea, Alie, Alika, Aliki, Aline, Alisah, Alisha, Alisia, Alissa, Alix, Aliye, Aliza, Allisa, Aloisa, Alysa, Anise and Arlise. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alise.