Spanish and Italian, diminutive of Elizabeth
"pledged to God"

Elisa Origin and Meaning

The name Elisa is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian origin.

Elisa may be one of the most appealing of this contingent of names, but the Elizabeth variations that start with A are heading up, the E versions down. Eliza is much more stylish these days than Elisa.

# 408 in the US

Elisa Rank in US Top 1000

# 1388 on Nameberry

Elisa Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Elisa Popularity

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Famous People Named Elisa

  • Elisa Bonaparte (Maria Anna Elisa Bonaparte Baciocchi Levoy) Grand Duchess of Tuscanysister of Napoleon I of France
  • Lisa Adaline "Elisa" DonovanAmerican actress
  • Elisa Sednaouimodel
  • Elisa ToffoliItalian singer
  • Elisa CeganiItalian actress
  • Elisa Friederike Luise Martha Radziwill; cousin and early love interest of Wilhelm I of Germany
  • Elisa Rebeca BridgesAmerican model/actress
  • Elisa Christy (born Elisa Crochet Asperó)Mexican actress
  • Elisa Di FranciscaItalian Olympic fencer
  • Elisa FiorilloAmerican pop singer
  • Elisa JimenezAmerican fashion designer ("Project Runway")
  • Elisa Kadigia BoveItalian actress
  • Elisa VolpattoBrazilian actress
  • Elisa Maria "Elly" van HulstDutch Olympic runner
  • Elisa ZuluetaChilean actress
  • Elisa Longo BorghiniItalian cyclist
  • Elisa Roberto (b. 2007)daughter of actor Paolo Roberto

Elisa in Pop Culture

  • Elisaprincess in Hans Christian Anderson's "The Wild Swans"
  • Elisa Mazacharacter in Disney animated series Gargoyles
  • Elisa Espositocharacter in "The Shape of Water"
  • Elisaa child psychic in video game Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops.
  • LuceroElisa de Riqueza, character in the Fire and Thorns trilogy by Rae Carson
  • Elisathe goddess in online game Transformice
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