Elise

Elise - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Elise, meaning pledged to God, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #569. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Elise and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Elise? 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 Elise. The baby girl name Elise was given to 2,099 baby girls in 2012, ranking #151 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 673 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Elise peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2012 on position 151.



Famous with this name

Elise Gatien
Elise Laurenne
Kimberly Elise


How would you rate Elise, 1-5?

Rating: 5/5 (19 people)


Elise is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Elise is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #54 - and is the least popular in Mississippi at position #443.

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 Elise is where you live.


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Elise origin and meaning

Elise is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means pledged to God. To see famous people named Elise, pop culture references for the name Elise and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Elise

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

Elsie / Eloise / Elisa / Eliza / Elsa / Elyse / Elissa / Elisha / Elouise / Eloisa /

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
2012151
2011159
2010196
2009210
2008219
2007224
2006217
2005228
2004223
2003231
2002240
2001236
2000254
1999272
1998296
1997279
1996311
1995336
1994331
1993284
1992298
1991291
1990265
1989251
1988240
1987231
1986248
1985272
1984313
1983398
1982484
1981516
1980582
1979607
1978602
1977643
1976646
1975680
1974721
1973573
1972638
1971576
1970556
1969552
1968532
1967526
1966496
1965495
1964479
1963504
1962503
1961493
1960500
1959472
1958490
1957506
1956472
1955449
1954451
1953471
1952495
1951486
1950602
1949652
1948646
1947636
1946792
1945733
1944640
1943672
1942827
1941651
1940677
1939691
1938731
1937687
1936604
1935560
1934765
1933624
1932573
1931564
1930654
1929532
1928583
1927578
1926564
1925569
1924506
1923498
1922472
1921468
1920462
1919443
1918470
1917441
1916454
1915447
1914440
1913420
1912404
1911474
1910569

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana54
Maine62
Minnesota66
Hawaii78
Wisconsin87
Colorado89
Michigan97
Washington103
Louisiana115
Rhode Island115
Utah115
Iowa116
District of Columbia119
Massachusetts121
Indiana124
Virginia125
Illinois128
North Dakota129
New Hampshire136
Idaho138
Ohio141
Oregon145
Connecticut151
Arizona152
California159
Georgia162
Pennsylvania166
Missouri166
Florida167
Nebraska173
Tennessee176
Delaware179
Texas179
New York185
Kansas186
Maryland189
South Carolina191
North Carolina203
Oklahoma226
West Virginia240
Nevada254
New Jersey268
Kentucky279
Alabama280
Arkansas303
New Mexico324
Mississippi443

Even more about Elise


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 Elise 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 Elise?

2 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Elise
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 673
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +2,099

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