What does Elsy mean?
Elsy [el-sy] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Elsy is "God is my oath". Elsy is a variant form of Elizabeth (Hebrew) with the suffix -sy. Elsy is also a derivative of Elsa (Hebrew). Elsy is also used as a derivative of Elsie (Scottish, Hebrew).
Associated with: oath.
Elsy has 38 more different relations 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.Creative forms:
(female) Elissy, Elsyya, ..
(male) Eles, Eley, .. Middle name pairings:
Elsy Aylin (E.A.), ..
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. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Bess, Betsy (#1692 last year), Elisa (#486), Elise (#174), Elissa (#1395), Eliza (#175), Elizabeth (#13), Elle (#398), Ellie (#47), Elsa (#487), Else, Elsie (#386), Elyse (#653), Elyssa (#1925), Ilse, Lily (#25), Lisa (#749) and Lise are the prominent varying forms of Elsy (not in Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lissy, are uncommon. These relations of Elsy were at the peak of their popularity in the 1960s (usage of 5.7%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 2.1%, down 62.9%). Elizabeth is more universally found than the rest, though Ellie has become popular as well over time, while versions like Lisa have become less popular. Below is a graphed analysis of the history of the girl name Elsy and associated names. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Elsy is alike in pronunciation to Ailsa, Elza, Illsa and Ilsae. Other recommended names are Casy, Eddy, Edy, Effy, Eiley, Eily, Eiry, El, Ela, Elah, Elan, Elba, Elbe, Elda▼, Elen, Elga, Eli, Elia, Elin, Elis, Elish, Elka, Elke, Ella▲, Elli, Elly, Ellyn, Elma▼, Elna▼, Elody, Elon, Elsha, Elshe, Elva▼, Elvi, Elvy, Elyn, Elysa, Emmy▲, Ess, Essy, Etty, Evey, Evvy, Evy, Issy, Josy, Kasy, Kelsy, Lesy, Nelsy, Posy, Rosy, Susy and Ursy. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elsy.See names in meaning and etymology.