What does Liza mean?
Liza /liza/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced LYE-za, LEE-zah. It is of English origin. Short form of Elizabeth (Hebrew) "God is my oath", Aliza, and Eliza. See also Lisa. Entertainer Liza Minnelli.
Related girl name: Betty.
Liza▼ has 22 more different relations via Aliza, Eliza, Elizabeth, Lisa: Aliza, Eliza▲, Elza, Leisa, Lib, Lies, Liesa, Lili, Lilo, Lily▲, Lis, Lisa▼, Lise, Lisl, Lissa, Liszka, Lizy, Lizz, Lizzi, Lizzy, Lusa and Lysa.Kreatif forms: Lioza, Lizalo, Loliza. [more]
How popular is Liza?
Liza is a very prominent first name for women (#808 out of 4276, Top 19%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#122534 out of 150436, Top 81%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Liza for girls. Liza reached its peak rank of #424 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Liza ranked in the Top 1000 are Elizabeth (#14 in 2014), Lily (#27), Eliza (#212), Lisa (#750), Aliza (#818), Liz, Lissa, Lizzie, Lise, Leisa, Betty and Elza. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3847%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.2445%, 36.4% less), with the versions Lisa, Betty, Lizzie, Liza and Liz becoming somewhat outmoded. Eliza (#212) and Lily (#27) are two of the more trendy birth names in this compilation, with both names going through a revival in usage. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Liza and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Liza▼ is alike in pronunciation to Louiza, Luisa▼ and Luiza. Other suggested similar baby names are Diza, Giza, Lexa, Lia▲, Liba, Licha, Licia, Lida▼, Ligia, Lila▲, Lina▼, Lira, Lisha, Lisia, Lita, Liva, Liya, Lize, Lucza, Lujza, Luz▼, Lyz and Lyzz. These names tend to be less frequently used than Liza.