First name origins & meanings:

  1. Latin: A flower
  2. Scandinavian: Consecrated to God
  3. English: Consecrated to God; variation of Elizabeth
  4. Greek: Bee; honey bee

First name variations: Ailsha, Aylsah, Elsa, Elsha, Elshe, Ailsa, Addala, Adelice, Adelicia, Aleece, Aleese, Aletta, Alexis, Alicia, Aliceie, Aliciedik, Alicija, Alicija, Aliedik, Alika, Aliki, Ali, Alina, Aline, Aletta, Allie, Allyce, Ally, Allyse, Alyssa, Aliza, Alodia, Alse, Alyce, Alys, Alyse, Elice, Elsje, Ilyssa, Alice, Alitsha, Aleason, Aleeson, Aleison, Aleighson, Allysna, Allysyne, Alson, Alsona, Alsonah, Alsone, Alysan, Alysen, Alysena, Alysenah, Alysene, Alysin, Alysina, Alysinah, Alysine, Alyson, Alysonah, Alysone, Alysyn, Alysyna, Alysynah, Alysyne, Alyssa, Alyssah, Alysse, Alysun, Alysyn, Alyzan, Alyzana, Alyzane, Alyzen, Alyzena, Alyzene, Alyzin, Alyzina, Alyzine, Alyzyn, Alyzyn, Alyzyna, Alyzyne, Alaysieh, Alaysia, Ahlyssa, Allyssa, Alyesa, Alyissa, Lasine, Alyssa, Anetta, Analiese, Annalyce, Annalyca, Annalys, Annalysa, Annalyse, Anneliese, Anneliesel, Annelys, Annelysa, Annelyse, Anneliese, Basile, Basilla, Bette, Betty, Elizabeth, Bestey, Belita, Besse, Bessie, Bessy, Betta, Betti, Bettine, Ealasidde, Elizabet, Elsabet, Eliza, Elsa, Elsbeth, Babette, Belle, Beth, Bettina, Bet, Beta, Bess, Blys, Blysa, Blyss, Blyssa, Blysse, Blithe, Bligh, Blythe, Cala, Calesta, Calla, Callia, Callesta, Callysta, Calyssa, Calysta, Kala, Kalesta, Kalla, Kallesta, Kalli, Kallie, Kally, Kallysta, Celeste, Celestine, Callys, Carlah, Carlana, Carlee, Carleen, Carleigh, Carlena, Carlene, Carletta, Carlette, Carley, Carlia, Carleigh, Carlina, Carlita, Carlla, Carlyn, Karlla, Karla, Karlie, Karly, Karleen, Carilla, Carlin, Carla, Cela, Celesse, Celesta, Celestena, Celestene, Celestia, Celestiel, Celestijna, Celestina, Celestine, Celesteen, Celesteene, Celestyn, Celestyna, Celestyne, Celeena, Celia, Celie, Celine, Celina, Celinda, Celinka, Celka, Celleste, Celyna, Cesia, Cesya, Celinna, Celena, Salena, Salina, Selena, Selene, Seleena, Seline, Selinda, Selyna, Selyne, Saleste, Salestia, Seleste, Selestia, Selestina, Selestine, Selestyna, Selestyne, Silesta, Silestena, Silestia, Silestijna, Silestina, Silestyna, Silestyne, Tinka, Zelena, Celeste, Chabley, Corlee, Corless, Corley, Corlie, Corly, Damara, Damar, Damarius, Damary, Damarys, Damarysa, Damaryss, Dameressa, Dameris, Damiris, Dammaris, Dammeris, Damris, Damriss, Damrissa, Demara, Demaras, Demaris, Demariss, Demarys, Demaryse, Demaryss, Demarysse, Damaris, Darlie, Darleen, Darline, Darly, Daryl, Darryl, Darylle, Darelle, Darlita, Darlean, Darlee, Darleena, Darleenah, Darleene, Darlen, Darlena, Darlenah, Darlenne, Darlina, Darlinah, Darling, Darlyna, Darlynah, Darlyne, Darlynne, Darla, Darlah, Darlecia, Darli, Darlene, Diane, Diann, Dianne, Dianna, Dyan, Dyana, Dyanne, Diahann, Di, Diandra, Diantha, Deanna, Deanne, Daiana, Daianna, Diaana, Diaanah, Dianah, Dianalyn, Dianarose, Dianatris, Dianca, Diania, Dianiah, Dianiella, Dianielle, Dianita, Dianya, Dianyah, Dianys, Didi, Dihana, Dihanah, Dihanna, Diandre, Diandrea, Deane, Deeane, Deeanne, Diaan, Diaane, Diahann, Dian, Diani, Dianie, Dihan, Dihane, Dihann, Dihanne, Diahanna, Diannah, Diandre, Dianthah, Dianthe, Dyanthah, Dyanthe, Dyanthia, Dyanthiah, Dyanthya, Dyanthyah, Deann, Deahanne, Déanne, Dee-Ann, Deeann, Diana, Dona, Donella, Donia, Donni, Donya, Donnica, Donae, Donah, Donalda, Donaldina, Donelda, Donellia, Doni, Donail, Donalea, Donay, Dondi, Dondra, Dondrea, Dondria, Donnae, Donnah, Donnai, Donnalee, Donnalen, Donnay, Donnaya, Donne, Donnell, Donni, Donny, Dontia, Donna, Doral, Doralyn, Dori, Dorita, Dore, Dory, Dorah, Doralia, Doraliah, Doralie, Doraly, Doralynn, Doran, Dorana, Dorchen, Dorece, Doreece, Dorelia, Dorella, Dorelle, Doresha, Doressa, Doretta, Dorielle, Dorika, Doriley, Dorion, Doro, Doralin, Doralina, Doraline, Doralyna, Doralynah, Doralyne, Doralynne, Dorlin, Dorrey, Dorie, Dorree, Dorri, Dorrie, Dorry, Dorinda, Dorindah, Dorynda, Doryndah, Dora, Dorothea, Dorotea, Dorothee, Dorthy, Dortha, Dottie, Dot, Dotson, Dolly, Dolley, Dasya, Doortje, Dorathee, Dorathey, Dorothi, Dorathie, Dorathy, Dordei, Dordi, Dorefee, Dorethie, Doretta, Dorifey, Dorolice, Dorothie, Dorika, Doritha, Dorka, Dorle, Doro, Dorofey, Dorlice, Dorosia, Dorota, Dorothey, Dorottya, Dorte, Doryfey, Dosi, Dossie, Dosya, Do, Doa, Dotea, Dotee, Dotey, Doti, Dotie, Dott, Dottea, Dottee, Dottey, Dotti, Doty, Dorothy, Dyllys, Dyllysa, Dyllyse, Dylys, Dylysa, Dylysah, Dylyse, Dylyss, Dylyssa, Dylyssah, Elyssa, Elyse, Elysse, Ellice, Ellyce, Ellyse, Ellyze, Elyci, Alyse, Alysse, Alyssa, Alysa, Liz, Lizzie, Liza, Eliza, Ellie, Elsa, Else, Beth, Bess, Betty, Bette, Bettie, Betsy, Aliza, Libby, Elspeth, Elsbeth, Elsbet, Elspet, Isabel, Isabelle, Isabella, Elizabeth, Felice, Felicity, Felicita, Feliciana, Felyce, Phylice, Philicia, Phylicia, Falica, Feliza, Felicia, Hailey, Hayley, Haylee, Haile, Hally, Halley, Halli, Hallie, Hale, Hali, Haleigh, Haleigha, Haleh, Haley, Holles, Holless, Hollyss, Holice, Hollice, Hollyce, Hollys, Hollyssa, Hollyse, Hollace, Idana, Idanna, Idena, Idah, Idaia, Idalia, Idaly, Idamae, Idania, Idarine, Idaya, Ide, Idys, Idette, Idalee, Ita, Idah, Idarina, Idda, Idetta, Idella, Iida, Yda, Ydah, Idal, Ida, Idalesse, Idaliz, Idallas, Idelys, Illysa, Ilysa, Ilyssa, Ilyza, Ilicia, Ilse, Ilse, Ilsa, Janna, Jaana, Jaanah, Janah, Janalee, Janya, Janyah, Jana, Janell, Jannell, Jannelle, Jaenel, Jaenela, Jaenell, Jainel, Janella, Janellah, Janielle, Janille, Jannella, Jaynele, Jaynelle, Janel, Kaleesa, Kaylssa, Kaykay, Cala, Calesta, Callie, Cally, Kala, Kalesta, Kalli, Kallie, Kally, Kallysta, Kalysta, Lilian, Lily Ann, Lilian, Lilianne, Liliana, Lilias, Lilly, Lili, Lillie, Lilia, Lil, Lily, Liza, Lesa, Lizzy, Lizzi, Liz, Luise, Louisa, Louisiana, Luisa, Loise, Lois, Loyce, Luana, Luane, Luwana, Lou, Lu, Lulu, Lulie, Ouise, Ouisa, Eloise, Eloisa, Aloysia, Liusadh, Louise, Marla, Molly, Marlene, Melicent, Millicent, Melita, Meli, Mellie, Melly, Mel, Millie, Milly, Missy, Melita, Carmelita, Melitta, Melicent, Milly, Millie, Mili, Melly, Millicent, Nelly, Nela, Nelda, Nelia, Nella, Nelita, Nelina, Nellwyn, Nellie, Phillys, Phyllida, Talesa, Vall, Vallie, Wallie, Wally, Wallys, Alastaire, Alaster, Alasdair, Alaisdair, Alaistair, Alaister, Alasteir, Alastor, Aleister, Allaistar, Allastair, Allaster, Allastir, Allysdair, Alystair, Alastair, Arelk, Arey, Aristito, Aristokles, Aristotle, Arles, Arleigh, Arlo, Arly, Arlie, Arlen, Arlyss, Arland, Basile, Basilo, Basilia, Basia, Vasily, Bazyli, Basil, Calixto, Callice, Callys, Callyx, Calix, Calixte, Callixtus, Calleas, Callinicus, Karl, Karel, Caroll, Carroll, Carlyle, Caryl, Carel, Carlos, Carlito, Carrlos, Carl, Carl, Lyle, Carley, Carlile, Carlyle, Cornel, Corneille, Cornelio, Cornelious, Cornelus, Corney, Cornilius, Kornelious, Kornelius, Neal, Neel, Neil, Neely, Carnell, Cornell, Cornelius, Dalieass, Dall, Dalles, Dallus, Dallys, Dalys, Dallas, Elihu, Elyas, Ellsworth, Ellys, Ellias, Ellice, Elyas, Elias, Evangeleana, Evangeleanah, Evangeleane, Evangeleena, Evangeleene, Evangelia, Evangelica, Evangeline, Evangelique, Evangelique, Evangelyn, Evangelyna, Evangelynah, Evangelyne, Gyles, Gilles, Gilean, Gileon, Gil, Gillette, Gillian, Egedio, Egide, Egidius, Gide, Jetes, Jyles, Giles, Hollie, Holly, Hollys, Hollyss, Jonah, Yonas, Yonah, Jonahs, Jonass, Jonaus, Jonukas, Jonus, Jonutis, Jonys, Joonas, Jonas, Lyell, Lysle, Lyle, Lysander, Marcel, Marsellus, Marsey, Marcellus, Marlan, Marlin, Marlyn, Marly, Marlo, Marlys, Marlon, Saulsberry, Saulsbery, Saulsbury, Stanislao, Stanislau, Stanislav, Stanislaus, Stanislav, Sztaniszláv, Stanislas, Stanislavsky, Stan, Stasio, Stanislaw, Ule, Ulesses, Uilioc, Ulysses, Basil, Vasile, Vasilek, Vasili, Vasilios, Vasilos, Vasily, Vassily, Vasil, Vasily, Wasily, Vassily, Vasilios, Vidas, Vite, Vitas, Wallas, Wally, Wallie, Walsh, Welsh, Welch, Wallach, Wallace, Wil, Will, Willem, Wilhelm, Wilmos, Wilmot, Wilson, Williams, Williamson, Wills, Willie, Willy, Wiley, Wyley, Wilkie, Willkie, Wilkes, Wylkes, Wilton, Wilmer, Wilmar, Winton, Willard, Wilford, Guillaume, Guillermo, Vilhelm, Vilem, Viliam, Vasili, Vasily, Uilleam, Uilliam, William

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Polish, Czech, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Polish and Czech dialect lis ‘fox’, a nickname for a cunning person or, in the case of the Jewish name, an ornamental name.
  2. Czech: nickname for a man with a bald pate, from a variant of Czech lysý ‘bald’.
  3. Dutch: metronymic from a short form of the personal female names Alice or Elisabeth (see Lies).
  4. Dutch (van Lis): habitational name from Lixhe in Belgium or Lieze in the Netherlands.
  5. French: perhaps a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a lily, Old French lis.
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