What does Liesel mean?
Liesel /lies-el/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Liesel means "God is my oath". Liesel is an alternate form of Elise (French, Hebrew): short transcription of Elisabeth. Liesel is also a form of Elizabeth (Hebrew). Liesel is also used as a form of Liesl (German, Hebrew).
Liesel has 22 more relations via Elise, Elizabeth, Liesl: Eliese, Leesa, Libbey, Lies, Liesa, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesja, Liezl, Lis, Lisa▼, Lisbet, Lise, Lisl, Lison, Lissa, Lissi, Lissie▼, Lissy, Lizbet, Lize and Lyse.Kreatif forms: Lesel, Lieselle, Liesellia. [more]
How popular is Liesel?
Liesel is an uncommon first name for females. Liesel is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Liesel (outside Top 1000) are Elise (#166 2 years ago), Elizabeth (#14), Leesa, Lisa (#750), Lise, Lissa and Lissie. Usage of these forms of Liesel was at its most widespread in 1990 (average #619) and is almost as conventional today (#704, down 22.2%), but with the forms Lisa and Lissie becoming less stylish. Elizabeth has generally been the top pick of parents, though Elise has gained in usage over time. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Liesel and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)