What does Eliza mean?
Short form of Elizabeth, first used as an independent name in the 16th century. Literary: name of the escaping slave in "Uncle Tom's Cabin", and Cockney flower girl Eliza Dolittle in "My Fair Lady". Actress Eliza Dushku.
Eliza▲ has 32 more related forms via Elizabeth: Belita, Eilis, Eilish, Eleisa, Elisah, Elise▲, Elissa▼, Eliz, Elizabet, Elize, Elle▲, Ellie▲, Ellissa, Elliza, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsi, Ellyza, Els, Elsa▲, Else, Elsee, Elsie▲, Elsy, Elyse▲, Elyssa▼, Ilsa, Leeza, Leisa, Lisa▼, Lizy and Lizz.Kreatif forms: Elira, Elizaeu. [more]
How popular is Eliza?
Eliza is a very prominent first name for women (#718 out of 4276, Top 17%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name history of Eliza for girls. Eliza reached its highest position of #104 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #212 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent alternative forms of Eliza (#212 from current records) rated in the Top 1000 are Elizabeth (#14 from current records), Ellie (#55), Elise (#166), Elsa (#286), Elsie (#336), Elle (#395), Elisa (#498), Elyse (#611), Lisa (#750), Aliza (#818), Liz, Liza, Leisa, Elza, Elissa, Elyssa and Else. Other variants, like Elliza, are seldom used. These forms of Eliza are at the apex of their popularity today (adoption of 0.381%), except for forms like Elissa which have become somewhat dated. Elsa, Elsie, Elisa, Ellie, Eliza, Elle, Elise and Elyse, and there is a rebound in birth name usage for Elisa, Elise, Eliza, Ellie, Elsa, Elsie and Elyse.
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Eliza▲ is alike in pronunciation to Alaisa, Aleeza, Alicea, Alieza, Aliezah, Alisa▼, Alisah, Alissa▼, Allisa, Aloisa, Alysa▼, Alyza, Elisee, Elissia, Eloisa▼, Elouisa, Elysa, Ilisa, Ilissa, Ilysa, Oleisa, Olisa, Ulissa and Yolaiza. Other recommended similar baby names are Alitza, Ariza, Briza, Deliza, Diza, Edira, Edita, Egina, Eila, Elaina▲, Elata, Elba▼, Elda▼, Elga, Elgiva, Elia, Elian, Elice, Elicia, Elida▼, Elidi, Elidia, Eligia, Elika, Elina, Elinda, Eline, Eliora, Elis, Elish, Elisha▼, Elisia, Elita, Elitta, Elka, Ellga, Ellia, Ellina, Elma▼, Elna▼, Elsha, Elssa, Elva▼, Elvia, Elvira▼, Emina, Erina, Eulia, Evia, Feliza and Raiza. These names tend to be less commonly used than Eliza.