What does Elyse mean?
Elyse /el-yse/ 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 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]
How 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. Demographics)
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 U.S. SSA Records)
Popular alternative forms of Elyse (#611 from recent data) listed in the Top 1000 are Elizabeth (#14 from recent data), Ellie (#55), Alyssa (#76), Elise (#166), Eliza (#212), Elsa (#286), Elsie (#336), Elle (#395), Elisa (#498), Elyssa, Lise, Elease, Else and Elissa. Other variants, like Elisee, are seldom used. These relations of Elyse were at the height of their popularity in the year 2012 (average #507) and have remained as popular to this day (#509), but with forms such as Elyssa falling out of fashion. Elizabeth has been the top favorite, though Elyse has gained in popularity.
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Elyse▲ is alike in pronunciation to Alice▲, Alise, Alisse, Alisz, Alize▼, Allyce, Allys, Allyse, Aloise, Alyce▼, Alys, Alyse, Alyss, Alysse, Eilise, Elice, Elis, Ellesse, Ellice, Ellis, Ellyce, Eloise▲, Elouise▼, Eloyse and Ilysse. Other recommended similar baby names are Arlyse, Blase, Blysse, Cayse, Delyse, Deyse, Elane, Elayne, Elbe, Elene, Elfie, Elfre, Eline, Elish, Elke, Elkie, Ellee, Ellke, Elshe, Elssa, Elvie▼, Elyn, Elynn, Emyle, Erys, Eryss, Eyde, Joyse and Kayse. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elyse.