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Eliza Meaning


What does Eliza mean?

The name Eliza is of English origin.

The meaning of Eliza is "G-d oath, pledged to G-d".

Eliza is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced E-li-za.

The Given Name Eliza

Eliza is a short form of Elizabeth, which was first used in the 16th century.

Eliza is a form of Elizabeth. See Elizabeth for further details.

Eliza is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

A wonderfully classic name.

A luminous name that will be delightful to parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Eliza Doolittle, Eliza Dushku, and Eliza McCardle Johnson.

Eliza Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 131 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,254 occurrences. It ranked 12,629 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 140 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,074 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Eliza sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Eliza Name Popularity Page.

Eliza Related Names

Eliza is a form of Elizabeth.

Eliza has the diminutives (nicknames) Liza, Lyza.

Famous Elizas

  • Eliza Doolittle ~ My Fair Lady character
  • Eliza Dushku ~ Actress
  • Eliza McCardle Johnson ~ U. S. First Lady (1865-1869)

Eliza Numerology

What will your new littleEliza be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Eliza are often courageous and hesitant but most of all they are read more >>

Eliza Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Eliza in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Eliza.

Just for fun, see the name Eliza in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Eliza in Nautical Flags page.