Elisa - girls name

Elisa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Elisa name meaning:

The name Elisa is derived from the Hebrew name Elisheba, which means "God is my oath" or "God is my satisfaction." It is a feminine form of the name Elijah, a prophet in the Old Testament. The name Elisa carries a strong spiritual connotation, reflecting a deep faith and devotion to God.

Girls named Elisa are often seen as compassionate, kind-hearted, and empathetic individuals. They possess a natural ability to connect with others on an emotional level, and their nurturing nature makes them excellent caretakers. Elisa's tend to have a strong sense of justice and fairness, always striving to do what is right. They are known for their strong moral compass and their desire to make a positive impact in the world.

Overall, the name Elisa embodies qualities associated with spirituality, kindness, and a sense of purpose. It represents a person who is dedicated to their beliefs and values and seeks to bring comfort and happiness to those around them.

Origin: Spanish

Dedicated to God.

Related names

Elisa , Elsbeth

Other girls names beginning with E


Overall UK ranking: 407 out of 5581

109 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (558)

Historical popularity of Elisa

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