What does Liesel mean?
Liesel /lies-el/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of French, Hebrew and German 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 related variations 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 the previous year), Elizabeth (#14), Leesa, Lisa (#750), Lise, Lissa and Lissie. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in 1990 (usage of 0.3803%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2957%, down 22.2%), with the forms Lisa and Lissie becoming less stylish. Elise (#166) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name in this compilation, and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for this name. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Liesel and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)