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Elsa Meaning


What does Elsa mean?

The name Elsa is of German and English origin.

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

Elsa is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced El-sa.

The Given Name Elsa

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

Elsa is good for parents who want a name that is fearless and sweet.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Elsa remains a favorite due to its luminous and enchanting nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Elsa Lanchester.

Elsa Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 888 in baby name popularity for girls with 302 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 686 in baby name popularity for girls with 424 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Elsa Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Elsa has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Elsa to other names.

Elsa Related Names

Elsa is a form of Elizabeth.

Elsa is a diminutive of Elizabeth.

Variants of the name Elsa include Ilsa, Ilse.

Famous Elsas

  • Elsa Lanchester ~ Actress

Elsa Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Elsa.

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Elsa Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Elsa.

Just for fun, see the name Elsa 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 Elsa in Nautical Flags page.