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:
(female) Elila, Elizar, ..
(male) Elicio, Elima, ..
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 2000 are Elizabeth (#14 from current records), Ellie (#55), Elise (#166), Elsa (#286), Elsie (#336), Elle (#395), Elisa (#498), Elyse (#611), Lisa (#750), Aliza (#818), Elissa (#1064), Elyssa (#1525), Liza (#1709), Liz, Leisa, Elza, Else, Elizabet and Leeza. Other variants, like Ellissa, are seldom used. These forms of Eliza reached the apex of their popularity during 1960-1969 (adoption of 5.71%) and have become significantly less common since (adoption 1.55%, ▼72.9%), with forms like Liza becoming somewhat dated. The trendier girl names among these are Ellie, Elsa, Elise, Eliza, Elle, Elyse and Aliza.
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 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.