Meaning and name origin
Ellyssa \e(l)-lyssa, ell(ys)-sa\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ellyssa is "God is my oath". Ellyssa is a variant of Elizabeth (Hebrew): can also mean "God's promise", "God's satisfaction" or "God's perfection".
Ellyssa is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ellyssa and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Elizabeth (#14), Eliza (#212), Elisa (#498), Elyssa and Elissa. (2014 statistics).
Ellyssa is also pronounced similarly to Allessa, Allissa, Allysa, Allyssa▼, Alyssa▲, Elysa, Elyssia, Illissa, Illyssa, Ilyssa and Ulyssa. Other suggested similar baby names are Ellesse, Ellisha, Ellsa, Ellyse, Eloysia, Elssa, Elysia and Elysse. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ellyssa.