Elyse: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Elyse

Derived from a diminutive of the Hebrew name Elizabeth, meaning "pledged to the Lord." And your little Elyse will be all about pledges, like when she pledges to take care of that puppy she's begging for. Psssh. Yeah right, Elyse.

Nicknames:

Lyse, Elly.

Famous people named Elyse:

Models Elyse Sewell and Elyse Taylor; actress Elyse Knox; Olympic gymnast Elyse Hopfner-Hibbs; writer Elyse Gasco; historian/TV personality Elyse Luray.

Fun fact:

The name Elyse experienced a popularity surge in the 1980s thanks to TV mom Elyse Keaton from "Family Ties," and is once again on the upswing.

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