What does Elyse mean?
Elyse \e-ly-se\ as a name for girls. The name Elyse means "God is my oath". Elyse is a form of Elise (French, Hebrew). Elyse is also a derivative of Elissa. Elyse is also used as a variation of Elizabeth (Hebrew) and Elysia (Latin).
Elyse▲ has 41 more alternative forms via Elise, Elissa, Elizabeth, Elysia: Alyssa▲, Eilish, Eleisa, Elisa▲, Elisah, Elisee, Elisia, Eliza▲, Elle▲, Ellie▲, Ellsa, Ellse, Ellsee, Ellsey, Ellsi, Ellspet, Ellyssa, Ellyza, Els, Elsa▲, Else, Elsee, Elsie▲, Elspet, Elspie, Elsy, Elysa, Elyssa▼, Elyssia, Elyza, Elyzza, Ilsa, Ilse, Ilysa, Ilysia, Ilyssa, Liese, Lise, Lys, Lysa and Lyse.
Elyse is a very prominent first name for women (#1247 out of 4276, Top 29%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Elyse for girls. Elyse was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak rank of #453 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is presently at #611. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Elyse and corresponding names. Popular alternative forms of Elyse (#611 last year) listed in the Top 1000 are Elizabeth (#14 last year), Ellie (#55), Alyssa (#76), Elise (#166), Eliza (#212), Elsa (#286), Elsie (#336), Elle (#395), Elisa (#498), Elyssa, Lise, Elease, Else and Elissa. This girl name was at the height of its popularity in 2012 and has remained as popular to this day, but with the forms Elyssa and Elissa becoming less fashionable. The most trendy names for newborns here are Elsa (#286), Elsie (#336), Elisa (#498), Ellie (#55) and Eliza (#212), with Elisa, Eliza, Ellie, Elsa and Elsie having a resurgence in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Elyse▲ is alike in pronunciation to Alise, Allyse, Alyce▼, Alys, Alyse, Alyss, Alysse, Eilise, Elice, Elis, Ellyce, Eloise▲, Eloyse and Ilysse. Other recommended similar baby names are Elish, Elke, Elkie, Ellke, Elshe and Elssa. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elyse.