Meaning of Elise
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Elise has the following meaning:
Pledged to God. A very popular name. Traditional and elegant sounding, this name was popularized greatly by the famous actress Elizabeth Taylor. It is also the name of the mother of John the Baptist.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Elise is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 233 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Elise rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 6 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 211 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Elise in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The following names are baby names related to Elise and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Elise: Boys - Abner
, Girls - Avie
, Both genders - Edna
The name Elise is a variant of Elizabeth
. Other popular variants of the name Elizabeth are: Alizabeth
We think the name Elise should fall under the following style category: Biblical
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Elise to be: Friendly and beautiful woman
In one word, you might describe Elise as a(n) "beautiful
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