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What does Elease mean?

Elease Pronunciation of Elease [elease] as a name for girls means "God is my oath". Elease is a version of Elise (French, Hebrew): short variant of Elisabeth.

Associated with: oath.


Elease has 8 variants: Alease, Eliese, Elisse, Elize, Ellyse, Elyce, Elyse and Ilyse.

6 more relations via Elise: Elisa, Elisee, Elissa, Elysa, Elyssa and Liese.

Creative forms:
(female) Eleaie, Eleaza, ..

(male) Eleare, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elease Raquel (E.R.), ..

How popular is Elease?

Elease is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2301 out of 4276, Top 54%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Elease entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #818 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elease name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elease outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Elise (#174 in recent rankings), Elisa (#486), Elyse (#653), Elissa (#1395), Elyssa (#1925) and Alease are the popular alternative forms of Elease ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Elysa, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Elease was common among parents in 2012 (adoption of 0.2%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.2%, 18.5%). Elise is the all-time favorite, although Elisa appears to be gaining favor too.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elease, Alease, Elisa, Elise, Elissa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elyse, Elyssa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elisa, Elise outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elease is alike in pronunciation to Aleece, Alise, Alisse, Allyse, Aloise, Alyse, Alysse, Eilise, Eleese, Elice, Eliesse, Elis, Ellesse, Ellice, Ellis, Ellyce, Eloise, Elouise, Eloyse, Elysse, Ilise and Ilysse. Other recommended names are Blase, Elane, Eleana, Eleasha, Eleisa, Eleisha, Elene, Elesha, Elga, Eliane, Elish, Elka, Elke, Elkie, Ellane, Ellke, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsee, Ellsey, Ellsi, Elois, Eloisa, Els, Elsa, Else, Elsee, Elshe, Elsie, Elssa, Elsy, Elza and Ileane. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elease.

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