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What does Lyza mean?

Lyza Pronunciation of Lyza [lyza] as a girls' name is of Hebrew and English derivation, and Lyza means "God is my oath". Lyza is a variant form of Eliza (Hebrew): short variant of Elizabeth. Lyza is also a variation of Liza (English).

Associated with: oath.


Lyza has 18 variants: Leasa, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa, Liesa, Lisa, Lissa, Lissi, Lissie, Lissy, Lizy, Lizzie, Lizzy, Lusa, Lysa, Lyssa, Lyssi and Lyssie.

24 more alternative forms via Eliza, Elizabeth, Liza: Aliza, Beta, Ellyza, Elsa, Elyza, Elyzza, Elza, Ilsa, Lib, Lies, Lili, Lilo, Lily, Lis, Lise, Lisl, Litzea, Liz, Lizz, Lizzi, Lys, Lyse, Lyzbet and Veta.

Creative forms:
(female) Lauza, Leza, ..

(male) Lyce, Lyzam, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lyza Skylah (L.S.), ..

How popular is Lyza?

Lyza is an uncommon first name for women. Lyza is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Elizabeth (#13 in recent rankings), Lily (#25), Eliza (#175), Elsa (#487), Aliza (#675), Lisa (#749), Liza (#1685), Lissie, Lizzie, Veta, Lyssa, Lissa, Liz, Lili, Leasa, Elza, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa and Lise are the prominent varying forms of Lyza (not in Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lib, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Lyza was widespread among parents during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 5.68%) and has become much reduced since (usage 1.46%, 74% less), with forms like Elizabeth becoming somewhat outmoded. Elizabeth is the all-time favorite, although Lily appears to be gaining favor too. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aliza, Eliza, Elizabeth, Elsa, Elza in U.S.

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

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Liz, Liza, Lizzie, Lyssa, Veta in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lyza is alike in pronunciation to Laci, Lacy, Lesy, Lesya, Louiza, Luci, Lucy, Luisa and Luiza. Other recommended names are Alyza, Arza, Aza, Diza, Enza, Giza, Lada, Lala, Lana, Lata, Layla, Lea, Leda, Leia, Lela, Lena, Leta, Lexa, Leya, Leyda, Leyla, Leyna, Lia, Liba, Lida, Lila, Lira, Lita, Liva, Liya, Lize, Lola, Lona, Lora, Loyda, Lucza, Lujza, Lula, Luna, Luz, Lycia, Lyda, Lydah, Lydia, Lygia, Lyla, Lylah, Lyn, Lyna, Lynae, Lynah, Lynda, Lynea, Lynn, Lynna, Lynzi, Lynzy, Lyra, Lyria, Lyvia, Lyz, Lyzz, Paza, Roza, Ruza and Teza. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lyza.

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