What does Elsy mean?
Elsy /el-sy/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew and Scottish derivation, and the meaning of Elsy is "God is my oath". Elsy is a variant transcription of Elizabeth (Hebrew). Elsy is also a derivative of Elsa (Hebrew). Elsy is also used as a derivative of Elsie (Scottish, Hebrew).
How popular is Elsy?
Elsy is a somewhat popular first name for females (#4067 out of 4276, Top 95%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Elisa (#498 last year), Elise (#166), Elizabeth (#14), Elle (#395), Elsa (#286), Else, Elsie (#336) and Elyse (#611) are the prominent varying forms of Elsy (not in Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. Forms like Elssa are uncommon. These girl names are at the peak of their popularity presently (usage of 0.5868%). The most trendy birth names among these are Elisa (#498), Elise (#166), Elle (#395), Elsa (#286) and Elsie (#336), and there is a rebound in baby name usage for Elisa, Elise, Elsa and Elsie. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Elsy and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Elsy is alike in pronunciation to Elza. Other recommended similar baby names are Elga, Elis, Elish, Elka, Elke, Elly, Elsha, Elshe, Elvy, Elysa and Essy. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elsy.