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pinWhat does Lisha mean?

Lisha /li-sha/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Lisha) is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Lisha means "God is salvation". Lisha is an alternate spelling of Elisha (Hebrew): contracted variant of Elishu'a. Lasha is a conventional surname.


Lisha has 8 alternative forms via Elisha: Eleisha, Eli, Elisee, Eliseo, Elishah, Elisher, Eliso and Yelisei.

Kreatif forms: Leosha, Lesha, Losha. [more]

pinHow popular is Lisha?

Lisha is a rare given name for males. Lisha is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Eli (#49 the previous year), Eliseo (#952) and Elisha (#739) are the prominent alternative forms of Lisha (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names reached its peak during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.508%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.42%, 17.3% less), with the version Elisha becoming less in vogue. Eli (#49) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns here, and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for this name. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Lisha and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Eli, Eliseo, Elisha in U.S.

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

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A suggested similar baby name is Misha. Like Lisha, this name is not commonly used.