What does Ilyse mean?
Ilyse [il-yse] as a name for girls is a Latin name, and Ilyse means "God is my oath". Ilyse is an alternate spelling of Elise (French, Hebrew): short variation of Elisabeth. Ilyse is also a variation of Elysia (Latin).
Associated with: oath.
(female) Inyse, Ivyse, ..
(male) Ilis, Ilysea, ..
How popular is Ilyse?
Ilyse is an uncommon first name for women. Ilyse is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Ilyse (not ranked) are Elise (#174 from recent data), Elisa (#486), Elyse (#653), Elyssa (#1925), Elysia (#1988), Lise, Elease and Alease. These forms of Ilyse were popular as baby names 3 years ago (median #1297) and are almost as common today (#1403, ▼15%). Elise is more universally found than the rest, although Elisa appears to be becoming a favorite too. Displayed below is a study of the history of Ilyse and related names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Ilyse is pronounced similarly to Alice▼, Alis, Alise, Alisse, Alisz, Alize▼, Allyce, Allys, Allyse, Aloise, Alyce▼, Alys, Alyse, Alyss, Alysse, Eilise, Elice, Elis, Ellyce, Eloise▲, Eloyse, Elysse and Ilysse. Other suggested similar names are Arlyse, Blase, Blysse, Cayse, Delyse, Deyse, Ellse, Else, Ilane, Ilene▼, Ilisa, Ilke, Illsa, Ilone, Ilsa, Ilsae, Ilse, Ilysah (see Alice), Ilyssa, Joyse, Kayse and Lyse. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ilyse.See names in meaning and etymology.