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Elishah

What does Elishah mean?

Elishah Pronunciation of Elishah [el-ishah] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Elishah is "God is salvation". Elishah is an alternate form of Elisha (Hebrew): contracted variation of Elishu'a.

Variations

Elishah has 1 variant: Eleisha.

5 more related forms via Elisha: Elisee, Eliseo, Elisher, Eliso and Lisha.

Creative forms:
(male) Edishah, Kaishah, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Elishah Tenzin (E.T.), ..

How popular is Elishah?

Elishah is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Elishah is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Elishah (outside Top 2000) are Eliseo (#911 from recent data) and Elisha (#778). Adoption of these forms of Elishah was well-received among parents a century ago (average #812) and is almost as conventional today. Elisha is the steady favorite, though Eliseo has gained in usage. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eliseo, Elisha in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elishah and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Elia, Eliam, Elian, Eliana, Elias, Eliazar, Eligia, Elihu, Elija, Elijah, Eliran, Elis, Elison, Elisson, Elisud, Eliyahu, Eljah, Elkanah and Ephah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elishah.

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