Meaning and name origin
Elysa \e-ly-sa\ as a girl's name is of French and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Elysa is "God is my oath". Elysa is a variant of Elise (French, Hebrew): short form of Elisabeth. Also a variant of Elissa: variant of Alice and Elizabeth.
Elysa is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elysa and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alyssa (#76), Elise (#166), Elisa (#498), Alissa (#855), Elyssa and Elissa. (2014 statistics).
Elysa is also pronounced similarly to Alisa▼, Allysa, Alysa▼, Alyza, Eleisa, Elisah, Eliza▲, Ellyssa, Ellyza, Eloisa▼, Elyza, Ilisa, Ilysah, Olisa and Ulyssa. Other suggested similar baby names are Elesha, Elga, Elika, Elis, Elish, Elisha▼, Elisia, Elka, Ellga, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsi, Ellyse, Eloyse, Eloysia, Els, Elsa▲, Else, Elsha, Elssa, Elsy, Elyce, Elyse▲, Elysia, Elysse, Elyzza and Elza. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elysa.