What does Elysa mean?
Elysa \e-ly-sa\ as a girls' name is of French and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Elysa is "God is my oath". Elysa is a form of Elise (French, Hebrew): short form of Elisabeth. Elysa is also a variation of Elissa: variant of Alice and Elizabeth.
Elysa has 25 more related variations 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.
Elysa is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Elysa is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Alyssa (#76 last year), Elise (#166), Elisa (#498), Elyse (#611), Alissa (#855), Lise, Lissa, Lissie, Elissa, Elease, Allyssa and Elyssa are the prominent related forms of Elysa (#unlisted). These girl names were at the height of their popularity in 1990 and are somewhat less popular today, with the forms Alissa, Lissie, Elyssa, Elissa and Allyssa falling out of fashion. Elisa (#498), Elise (#166), Elyse (#611) and Alyssa (#76) are four of the more chic names for newborns in this compilation, with Elisa, Elise and Elyse having a resurgence in usage. 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.