Elyse

Elyse - A very unique female name



  Dec 06,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Elyse, meaning pledged to God, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1927 on position #1685. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Elyse and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Elyse? 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 Elyse. The baby girl name Elyse was given to 521 baby girls in 2012, ranking #533 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,713 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Elyse peaked in popularity 32 years ago in 1987 on position 308.



Famous with this name

Gabrielle Elyse
Elyse Steinberg
Elyse Donalson


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Elyse is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Elyse is currently topping the baby name charts in Maine at position #217 - and is the least popular in Utah at position #859.

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 Elyse is where you live.


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Elyse origin and meaning

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

Similar to Elyse

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

Elsie / Elise / Eloise / Elisa / Eliza / Elsa / 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
2012533
2011614
2010633
2009650
2008698
2007737
2006705
2005703
2004719
2003724
2002779
2001819
2000807
1999788
1998766
1997824
1996962
1995797
1994749
1993803
1992682
1991577
1990521
1989404
1988315
1987308
1986341
1985373
1984478
1983724
19821336
19811566
19801280
19791302
19781483
19771451
19761258
19751647
19741180
19731226
19721198
19711134
19701286
19691101
1968961
19671145
1966967
19651077
1964926
1963996
19621304
19611084
19601019
19591045
1958968
1957949
1956848
1955691
1954720
1953772
1952739
1951905
1950749
1949843
1948909
1947795
1946959
1945916
1944815
19431055
19421576
19271685

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maine217
Kansas248
Colorado282
Wisconsin309
Massachusetts320
Michigan338
Virginia350
Ohio363
Missouri380
Minnesota389
Illinois411
Idaho448
Indiana480
Pennsylvania484
Arizona505
Iowa541
California546
Connecticut560
Maryland595
Washington598
New Jersey604
Louisiana611
Alabama627
Tennessee682
Texas686
New York715
Oklahoma725
Florida814
North Carolina836
Georgia837
Utah859

Even more about Elyse


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 Elyse 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 Elyse?

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
1987
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Elyse
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,713
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1927
2012 births +521

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