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What does Elshe mean?

Elshe Pronunciation of Elshe [elshe] as a name for girls has its root in Old Norse, and Elshe means "island of Alfsigr". Elshe is an alternate spelling of Ailsa (Old Norse).

Associated with: norse.


3 relations via Ailsa: Ailse, Elsa and Elsha.

Creative forms:
(female) Elvshe, Eushe, ..

(male) Eldie, Elge, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elshe Leanna (E.L.), ..

How popular is Elshe?

Elshe is an uncommon given name for females. Elshe is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Ailsa and Elsa (#487 from current records) are the prominent alternative forms of Elshe (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Elshe reached its peak in the year 2014 (average #1143) and has become much less since (#1243, 51.6% less usage). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elsa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ailsa, Elsa outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Ayshe, Elah, Elane, Elbe, Elene, Elesha, Elfie, Elfre, Elice, Eline, Elise, Elisee, Elish, Elisha, Elisse, Elize, Elke, Elkie, Elle, Ellee, Ellie, Ellke, Ellse, Ellsee, Els, Elsbet, Else, Elsee, Elsie, Elspet, Elspie, Elssa, Elsy, Eltha, Elthea, Elvie, Elyce, Elyse, Elysse, Esme and Essie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elshe.

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