What does Elsy mean?
Elsy \e-lsy, el-sy\ 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 of Elizabeth (Hebrew). Elsy is also a derivative of Elsa (Hebrew). Elsy is also used as a derivative of Elsie (Scottish, Hebrew).
Elsy has 38 more different forms via Elizabeth, Elsa, Elsie: Bess▼, Bessy, Betsy▼, Eilis, Eilish, Eleisa, Elisa, Elisah, Elise, Elissa▼, Eliz, Eliza, Elize, Elle, Ellie, Ellse, Ellyse, Ellyza, Els, Else, Elspet, Elspie, Elyse, Elyssa▼, Elyza, Helsa, Ilse, Lily, Lis, Lisa▼, Lise, Lisl, Lissy, Lizy, Lusa, Lys, Lysa and Lyse.
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)
Bess, Betsy, Elisa (#498 last year), Elise (#166), Elissa, Eliza (#212), Elizabeth (#14), Elle (#395), Ellie (#55), Elsa (#286), Else, Elsie (#336), Elyse (#611), Elyssa, Lily (#27), Lisa (#750) and Lise are the prominent varying forms of Elsy (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in 2012 (usage of 0.4529%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.45%, down 0.6%), but with the forms Bess, Betsy, Elissa, Elyssa and Lisa becoming somewhat outmoded. The most trendy birth names among these are Elisa (#498), Eliza (#212), Ellie (#55), Elsa (#286) and Elsie (#336), and there is a rebound in baby name usage for these names. 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.