What does Elsie mean?
Elsie▼ has 1 variant: Elsy.Creative forms:
(female) Eisie, Elisie, ..
(male) Eles, Elmi, .. Middle name pairings:
Elsie Fallon (E.F.), ..
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)
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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.