Home > Liesl


+ to list (0)

What does Liesl mean?

Liesl [lie-sl] as a girls' name is pronounced LEES-ul, LEE-zul. It is of German and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Liesl is "God is my oath". Short form of Elizabeth. Mostly found in Germany.

Associated with: oath.


Liesl has 6 variants: Liesa, Liese, Liesel, Liezel, Liezl and Lisl.

Affiliated girl name: Elise.

Liesl has 37 more different relations via Elizabeth: Bell, Bess, Leasa, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa, Leisel, Leizel, Lib, Libbi, Libby, Lies, Liesja, Lili, Lilo, Lily, Lis, Lisa, Lise, Lisel, Lissa, Lissi, Lissie, Lissy, Liz, Liza, Lizeth, Lizy, Lizz, Lizzi, Lizzy, Lusa, Lys, Lysa, Lyse, Lyssa and Lyssi.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Leisl, Loisl, ..

(male) Liery, Liesh, ..

How popular is Liesl?

Liesl is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Liesl is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the birth name statistics of Liesl for girls. Liesl was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #1927 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Liesl name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Liesl outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Liesl and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Liesl are Bell, Bess, Elise (#166 the previous year), Elizabeth (#14), Leasa, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa, Libby (#888), Lili, Lily (#27), Lisa (#750), Lise, Lissa, Lissie, Liz, Liza (#1709), Lizeth (#1348) and Lyssa. Other variants, like Lizy, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Liesl reached its peak 54 years ago (adoption of 5.68%) and has become significantly reduced since (adoption 1.43%, down 74.8%), with versions such as Elizabeth becoming less in vogue. Elise, Libby and Lily are three of the more fashionable birth names in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Liesl, Bell, Bess, Elise, Elizabeth in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Leasa, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa, Libby in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lili, Lily, Lisa, Lise, Lissa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lissie, Liz, Liza, Lizeth, Lyssa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elise, Elizabeth, Libby, Lily, Lisa outside U.S.

Similar Names


Recommended names are Lael, Leese, Lesli, Lesly, Lesy, Lil and Linell. These names tend to be more frequently used than Liesl.