What does Alyse mean?
Alyse \a-ly-se\ as a girls' name. Alyse's name origins are Old German and Greek, and the name Alyse means "noble, exalted; rational". Alyse is a variant of Alice (Old German). Alyse is also a variant of Alyssa (Greek).
Alyse has 42 more related forms via Alice, Alyssa: Ailie, Aillie, Ala, Alais, Alaisa, Ali▼, Alica, Alicea, Alicen, Alidee, Alie, Alika, Aliki, Alisa▼, Alisah, Alisan, Alisha▼, Alison▲, Alissa▼, Alisz, Alla, Alles, Alli, Allie▲, Allsun, Ally▼, Allysia, Allyson▲, Allyssa▼, Alyceea, Alysa▼, Alysia▼, Alyson▲, Alyssia, Elke, Ellie▲, Ellsa, Elsa▲, Ilysa, Ilysah, Ilyssa and Leese.
Alyse is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2628 out of 4276, Top 61%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Alyse for girls. Alyse entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #817 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Alyse and related names. Prominent varying forms of Alyse listed in the Top 1000 are Ellie (#55 a year ago), Alyssa (#76), Alice (#97), Allie (#257), Elsa (#286), Alison (#289), Allyson (#329), Alyson (#595), Ally (#736), Alissa (#855), Alisha (#895), Alisa (#936), Alica, Alyssia, Ali, Allyssa, Alyce, Alysa and Alysia. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in 1998 and are somewhat less popular today, with versions such as Alissa, Alisha, Ali, Alysa and Alyce falling out of fashion. The trendier birth names in this compilation are Elsa (#286), Alice (#97), Ellie (#55), Allie (#257) and Alyssa (#76), and there is a rebound in birth name popularity for Alice, Allie, Ellie and Elsa. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Alyse is alike in pronunciation to Alease, Alize▼, Aloise, Elise▲, Ellyse, Eloyse, Elyce, Elyse▲, Elysse, Ilise and Ilyse. Other recommended similar baby names are Ailse, Alcee, Allysa, Alyne, Alysha▼, Alyx, Alyza and Arlyse. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alyse.