Elise - girls name

Elise name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 95%

Elise name meaning:

The name Elise is derived from the Hebrew name Elisheva, meaning "God is my oath" or "God is my promise." It is a feminine form of the name Elijah, which refers to a prophet in the Hebrew Bible. The name Elise carries a strong spiritual connotation, reflecting a sense of devotion and faithfulness.

People with the name Elise are often described as kind, compassionate, and nurturing individuals. They possess a natural ability to connect with others and are often seen as peacemakers within their social circles. Elises are typically known for their loyalty and reliability, making them trustworthy friends and partners.

The name Elise has a timeless and elegant quality that has made it a popular choice for parents worldwide. Its rich meaning and positive associations make it a name that embodies strength, faith, and love.

Origin: French

Form of Elizabeth. God's oath.

Related names

Elizabeth , Ailish , Alzbeta, Annalisa, Anneliese , Bess , Bessie , Bessy, Bethan , Betsey, Betsy , Bette , Bettina, Bettine, Betty , Elise , Eliza , Elizabetta, Elsa , Elsie , Elspeth , Elyza , Erihapeti, Ibbie, Ibby, Ilse, Isabeau , Isabela , Isabelle , Isahel, Isahella, Isahelle, Isohel, Izabel , Libba, Libby , Liesel, Liesl, Lisbet, Lisbeth, Lise, Lissette, Liz , Lizbeth, Lizette, Lizzie , Lizzy , Tetty, Tibby, Yelizaveta

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Overall UK ranking: 299 out of 5581

157 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (138)

Historical popularity of Elise

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