Meaning and Name Origin
Elsie▲ has 1 variant: Elsy.
Elsie is a very prominent first name for women (#198 out of 4276, Top 5%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Elsie for girls. Elsie reached its peak rank of #35 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, and is presently at #336. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elsie and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Elsie (#336 last year) listed in the Top 1000 are Elizabeth (#14 last year) and Elsa (#286). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1890-1899 and are now significantly less widespread. Elsa (#286) and Elsie (#336) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this compilation, with both names having a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Elsie▲ is pronounced similarly to Ellsee, Ellsi, Elsee, Elssa, Ilsae and Ilsaie. Other recommended similar baby names are Elfie, Elice, Elis, Elise▲, Elisee, Elisia, Elisse, Eliz, Elize, Elke, Elkie, Ellice, Ellie▲, Ellis, Ellke, Ellse, Elois, Eloise▲, Els, Else, Elsha, Elshe, Elvie▼, Elyce, Elyse▲, Elysia, Elysse and Essie▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elsie.