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Elyse /el-yse/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew and Latin origin, and the name Elyse means "God is my oath". Elyse is an alternate form, with the suffix -yse, of Elise (French, Hebrew): short version of Elisabeth. Elyse is also a derivative of Elissa: version of Alice and Elizabeth. Elyse is also used as a variation of Elysia (Latin).


Elyse has 14 variants: Alease, Eilis, Elease, Eleese, Eliese, Eliesse, Elisse, Eliz, Elize, Ellyse, Elyce, Elysse, Ilise and Ilyse.

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.

Kreatif forms: Elyseea. [more]

pinHow popular is Elyse?

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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elyse name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elyse outside U.S.

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. Variants like Elisee are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity in the year 2012 (usage of 0.4921%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.4901%, 0.4% less), but with the forms Elissa and Elyssa becoming less fashionable. The most trendy names for newborns here are Elsa (#286), Elsie (#336), Elisa (#498), Ellie (#55) and Eliza (#212), and there is a resurgence in birth name popularity for Elisa, Eliza, Ellie, Elsa and Elsie. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Elyse and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elyse, Alyssa, Elease, Elisa, Elise in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elissa, Eliza, Elizabeth, Elle, Ellie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elsa, Else, Elsie, Elyssa, Lise in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alyssa, Elise, Eliza, Elizabeth, Elle outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ellie, Elsa, Elsie outside U.S.

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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.