Alysa

Alysa - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alysa appeared on the charts for the first time in 1963 on position #2048. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alysa and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alysa? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Alysa. The baby girl name Alysa was given to 31 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2459 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 45,589 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alysa peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 2001 on position 741.



Famous with this name

Alysa Nahmias
Alysa King
Alysa Ratliff


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Alysa is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alysa is currently topping the baby name charts in North Carolina at position #1,182 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,534.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Alysa is where you live.


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Alysa origin and meaning

Alysa is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Alysa, pop culture references for the name Alysa and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alysa

We've found the following names that sound similar to Alysa, sorted by popularity.

Alice / Alexis / Alyssa / Alicia / Alexa / Alisha / Alexia / Alissa / Alisa / Alexus /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122459
20112061
20101928
20091840
20081286
20071068
20061087
2005857
2004836
2003873
2002844
2001741
2000811
1999863
1998832
1997765
1996866
1995900
1994851
1993908
1992882
19911005
1990892
19891077
19881123
19871328
19861916
19852006
19841970
19832398
19821880
19812801
19801980
19791996
19772944
19762799
19752764
19712656
19701954
19691882
19671720
19662302
19632048

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Carolina1182
California1843
New York2249
Texas2534

Even more about Alysa


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Alysa a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Alysa?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Alysa
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 45,589
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1963
2012 births +31

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