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Elsie

What does Elsie mean?

Elsie Pronunciation of Elsie [elsie] as a girls' name is of Scottish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Elsie is "God is my oath". Variant of Elspie, a pet form of Elspeth.

Associated with: scottish, oath.

Variations

Elsie has 1 variant: Elsy.

Related girl names: Elizabeth and Elsa.

Elsie has 4 more different relations via Elspeth: Elsbet, Elsbeth, Elspet and Elspie.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Eisie, Elisie, ..

(male) Eles, Elsieri, ..

How popular is Elsie?

Elsie is a very prominent first name for women (#198 out of 4276, Top 5%) and a slightly less prominent surname for all people (#121058 out of 150436, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shown below is the birth name statistics of Elsie for girls. Elsie reached its peak rank of #35 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, and is presently at #386. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elsie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elsie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Elsie (#386 from recent data) are Elizabeth (#13 from recent data) and Elsa (#487). Other variants, like Elspie, are seldom used. These relations of Elsie were favored by parents during the years 1880-1889 (adoption of 4.7%) and are now significantly less conventional (adoption 0.8%, 83%), with forms like Elsie becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elsie, Elizabeth, Elsa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Elsie is pronounced similarly to Alcee, Ellsa, Ellsee, Ellsey, Ellsi, Elsee, Elssa, Elza, Ilsa, Ilsae and Ilsaie. Other recommended 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.

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