"God is my joy"

Elza Origin and Meaning

The name Elza is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God is my joy".

Intriguing twist on several familiar names, though many people will mistake this for Elsa, Eliza, and so on.

# 961 in the US

Elza Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Elza

  • Elza da Conceição SoaresBrazilian singer and activist
  • Elza KephartCanadian filmmaker
  • Elza Imameddin qizi IbrahimovaAzerbaijani composer
  • Erzsébet "Elza" BrandeiszHungarian dancer, educator and WWII heroine
  • Elza Edith MayhewCanadian sculptor
  • Elza RadziņaLatvian actress
  • Elza Cansanção MedeirosBrazilian army officer
  • Elza JeffordsU.S. Congressman from Missouri
  • Elza Williams "Elgie" TobinAmerican male NFL player

Elza in Pop Culture

  • Elza Walkercharacter from the (cancelled) video game Resident Evil 1.5
  • A character in Final Fantasy 12