What does Elysa mean?
Elysa /ely-sa/ as a girls' name. The meaning of Elysa is "God is my oath". Elysa is an alternate form, with the suffix -ysa, of Elise (French, Hebrew): short variation of Elisabeth. Elysa is also a variation of Elissa: variation of Alice and Elizabeth.
Elysa has 25 more relations via Elise, Elissa: Alease, Allissa, Allyssa▼, Elease, Eliese, Elisia, Elisse, Elize, Ellyse, Elyce, Elyse▲, Elysia, Elysse, Ilyse, Liese, Liesel, Lieselotte, Liesl, Lise, Lison, Lissa, Lissie▼, Lissy, Lize and Lyssa.Kreatif forms: Eielysa, Elyna, Elysaei. [more]
How popular is Elysa?
Elysa is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Elysa is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Alyssa (#76 2 years ago), Elise (#166), Elisa (#498), Elyse (#611), Alissa (#855), Lise, Lissa, Lissie, Elissa, Elease, Allyssa and Elyssa are the prominent related forms of Elysa (outside Top 1000). Other variants, like Alease, are seldom used. These forms of Elysa were popular as baby names in 1990 (average #662) and are almost as popular today (#767, down 31%), but with the forms Alissa, Elyssa, Allyssa, Elissa and Lissie falling out of fashion. Alyssa has historically been popular among parents, although Elyse seems to be gaining favor too. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Elysa and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Elysa is pronounced similarly to Alisa▼, Allysa, Alysa▼, Alyza, Eleisa, Elisah, Eliza▲, Ellyssa, Ellyza, Eloisa▼, Elyza, Ilisa, Ilysah, Olisa and Ulyssa. Other recommended similar baby names are Elesha, Elga, Elika, Elis, Elish, Elisha▼, Elka, Ellga, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsi, Eloyse, Eloysia, Els, Elsa▲, Else, Elsha, Elssa, Elsy, Elyzza and Elza. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elysa.