What does Alyse mean?
Alyse [al-yse] as a girls' name is an Old German and Greek name, and the name Alyse means "noble, exalted; rational". Alyse is a variant form of Alice (Old German) with the suffix -yse. 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.Creative forms:
(female) Aiyse, Aryse, ..
(male) Alyseal, Alyseau, .. Middle name pairings:
Alyse Juliet (A.J.), ..
How popular is Alyse?
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. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Alyse for girls. Alyse entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #817 in the U.S. in 1990, and is at #1689 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Below is a graphed study of the history of Alyse and related names. Prominent varying forms of Alyse (#1689 via latest list) listed in the Top 2000 are Ellie (#47 via latest list), Alice (#87), Alyssa (#93), Allie (#255), Alison (#338), Allyson (#359), Elsa (#487), Alyson (#678), Ally (#869), Alisha (#919), Alissa (#942), Alisa (#1037), Ali (#1278), Alise, Alysia, Alyssia, Alica, Alysse, Alys, Allice, Alli, Ala, Allyssa, Alla, Alyce and Alysa. Other forms, like Allsun, are uncommon. These relations of Alyse were favored as birth names during the years 1880-1889 (average #1618) and are somewhat less common today (#1299, 49.2% less usage), with versions such as Alyce falling out of fashion. Alice has been the top favorite, although Allie appears to be gaining popularity too.
Alyse is alike in pronunciation to Ailis, Alease, Alize▼, Aloise, Eilise, Elease, Eleese, Elice, Eliese, Elis, Elise▲, Elisse, Elize, Ellyce, Ellyse, Eloise▲, Eloyse, Elyce, Elyse▲, Elysse, Ilise and Ilyse. Other recommended names are Agye, Ailse, Alane, Alayne, Alcee, Aldyne, Alene▼, Aleyne, Alfie, Alfre, Aline▼, Aliye, Alle, Allyne, Allysa, Aloe, Alvie, Alwyne, Alya, Alyda, Alyna, Alyne, Alynne, Alysan, Alysha▼, Alyx, Alyza, Amye, Anise, Arlise, Arlyne, Arlys, Arlyse, Arlyss, Ase, Ayshe, Blase, Blysse, Cayse, Delyse, Deyse, Ellse, Else, Ilse, Joyse, Kayse and Lyse. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alyse.See names in meaning and etymology.