What does Alysa mean?
Alysa [alysa] as a girls' name has its roots in Old German and Greek, and the meaning of the name Alysa is "noble, exalted; rational". Alysa is an alternate form of Alice (Old German). Alysa is also a form of Alicia (Old German). Alysa is also used as a form of Alyssa (Greek).
62 more related forms via Alice, Alicia, Alyssa: Adelisa, Ala, Alais, Alecia▼, Aleesha, Aleisha, Alesha▼, Aleshia, Alesia▼, Ali, Alica, Alicah, Alie, Alika, Alikah, Aliki, Alis, Alisan, Alisann, Alise, Alisha▼, Alishia, Alisia, Alison, Alisse, Alisz, Alitia, Aliz, Alla, Alles, Alless, Alli, Allie▲, Allis, Alliss, Allissa, Allsun, Ally, Allyce, Allys, Allysa, Allyse, Allysia, Allyson, Allyssa▼, Allyssha, Alyce▼, Alycia▼, Alys, Alyse, Alysha▼, Alysia▼, Alyson, Alyss, Alysse, Elisha▼, Ellsa, Elsa, Illyssa, Ilysse, Lissa and Lyssa.Creative forms:
(female) Aiysa, Alyisa, ..
(male) Alyal, Alyash, .. Middle name pairings:
Alysa Presley (A.P.), ..
How popular is Alysa?
Alysa is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3587 out of 4276, Top 84%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Alysa entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #736 in the U.S. in 2001, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Ala, Alecia, Aleesha, Aleisha, Alesha, Aleshia, Alesia, Ali (#1278 via latest list), Alica, Alice (#87), Alicia (#365), Alisa (#1037), Alise, Alisha (#919), Alishia, Alisia, Alison (#338), Alissa (#942), Alla, Alli, Allie (#255), Allissa, Ally (#869), Allysa, Allyson (#359), Allyssa, Alyce, Alycia, Alys, Alyse (#1689), Alysha, Alysia, Alyson (#678), Alyssa (#93), Alysse, Alyssia, Elisha (#1732), Elissa (#1395), Elsa (#487), Lissa and Lyssa are the prominent alternative forms of Alysa. Other forms, like Alisse, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Alysa was more pronounced among parents 135 years ago (adoption of 2.31%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.83%, ▼64%), with forms such as Alice becoming less stylish. Allie is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns here.
Alysa▼ is pronounced similarly to Alessa, Alessi, Alessia, Alieza, Alissah, Alizah, Allessa, Allisah, Allysah, Aloisa, Alyssah, Alyza, Eleisa, Elisa▲, Eliza▲, Ellyssa, Ellyza, Eloisa, Elyssa, Elyssia, Elyza, Ilisa, Oleesa, Oleisa and Ulyssa. Other recommended names are Aalya, Ailsa, Alaia▲, Alana▲, Alayna▲, Alaysia, Alba, Albia, Alda▼, Aldea, Aleka, Alexa▲, Aleyna, Alia▲, Alima, Alista, Alita, Allda, Allyna, Alma▼, Alona, Alonsa, Aloysia, Alpha▼, Alufa, Aluma, Alura, Alva▼, Alwyna, Alya, Alyda, Alyna, Alyosha, Alysan, Alyx, Amisa, Amyra, Anisa, Anya, Arlyse, Arlyss, Asya, Ayda, Ayisa, Ayla▲, Illsa, Lysa, Maysa, Neysa and Rysa. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alysa.See names in meaning and etymology.