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Lisha (boy)

What does Lisha mean?

Lisha Pronunciation of Lisha [lisha] 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.

Variations

2 alternative forms via Elisha: Eleisha and Elishah.

Creative forms:
(male) Lawsha, Lishai, ..

(female) Lishala, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lisha Davin (L.D.), ..

How popular is Lisha?

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Elisha (#778 the previous year) is the only prominent alternative form of Lisha (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of this relation of Lisha reached its peak 135 years ago (#292) and is somewhat less today (#778, 49% less usage). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Lisha is pronounced similarly to Licio and Lucho. Other suggested similar names are Abisha, Grisha, Jasha, Lisle, Micha, Miesha, Mischa, Misha, Pasha, Sasha and Simha. Like Lisha, these names are not commonly used.

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