The French version of Elizabeth, Elise has that slightly French-sounding affect that many parents love to love, which might be partially responsible for it’s current peak in popularity. Wishing a lovely (after)life for your little girl? Well in Greek mythology, the Elysium is where blessed souls go to live happily ever after—there’s nothing more poetic than that.


  • french: Consecrated to God

Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 2

International Variations

Famous Namesakes:

Actress Elise Neal, Gymnast Elise Ray

Celebrity Babies:

Daughter of Piers Morgan