Meaning and name origin
Elyse \e-ly-se\ as a girl's name is of French, Hebrew and Latin origin, and the meaning of Elyse is "God is my oath". Elyse is a variant of Elise (French, Hebrew): short form of Elisabeth. Also a variant of Elissa: variant of Alice and Elizabeth. Elyse is also used as a variant of Elysia (Latin).
Elyse is a very popular first name for females (#1247 out of 4276, Top 29%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Elyse for girls. Elyse reached its highest rank of #453 in the U.S. in 1980-1989. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elyse and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Elizabeth (#14), Elise (#166), Elyse (#611), Elysia, Elissa and Elease. (2014 statistics).
Elyse▲ is also pronounced similarly to Alise, Allyse, Alyce▼, Alys, Alyse, Alyss, Alysse, Eilise, Elice, Elis, Ellyce, Eloise▲, Eloyse and Ilysse. Other suggested similar baby names are Elisa▲, Elisee, Elish, Elke, Elkie, Ellke, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsee, Ellsey, Ellsi, Els, Elsa▲, Else, Elsee, Elshe, Elsie▲, Elssa, Elsy, Elysa, Elyssa▼ and Elyza. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elyse.