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 (usage of 0.3375%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.2328%, down 31%), with the forms Alissa, Elyssa, Allyssa, Elissa and Lissie 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.