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pinWhat does Liza mean?

Liza /liza/ 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.


Liza has 6 variants: Leeza, Litsea, Litzea, Liz, Lizzie and Lyza.

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: Laliza, Lioza, Lizala. [more]

pinHow 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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Liza name in U.S.

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

Popular related forms of Liza ranked in the Top 1000 are Elizabeth (#14 2 years ago), Lily (#27), Eliza (#212), Lisa (#750), Aliza (#818), Liz, Lissa, Lizzie, Lise, Leisa, Betty and Elza. Adoption of these forms of Liza reached its highest during the years 1880-1889 (average #615) and is somewhat less today (#755, 36.4% less), with the versions Lisa, Betty, Lizzie, Liza and Liz becoming somewhat outmoded. Elizabeth has historically been the top pick of parents, although Lily seems to be becoming a favorite too. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Liza and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Liza, Aliza, Betty, Eliza, Elizabeth in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elza, Leisa, Lily, Lisa, Lise in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lissa, Liz, Lizzie in U.S.

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

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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.