What does Liese mean?
Liese \li(e)-se\ as a girls' name is of French, Hebrew and German derivation, and Liese means "God is my oath". Liese is a variation of Elise (French, Hebrew): short form of Elisabeth. Liese is also a variant of Elizabeth (Hebrew): can also mean "God's promise". Liese is also used as a form of Liesl (German, Hebrew). See also Lieselotte.
Liese is an uncommon first name for women. Liese is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Liese and corresponding names. Elizabeth (#14 a year ago), Elise (#166), Lisa (#750), Liz, Lissie, Lissa, Lise and Leesa are the popular variation forms of Liese (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. This girl name reached the height of its popularity during 1960-1969 and is now much less popular, with the forms Lisa, Liz and Lissie becoming less fashionable. Elise (#166) is the most fashionable girl name among these. There is also a rebound in baby name popularity for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)