The name Elisa is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian origin. Elisa is ranked #504 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like International Variations of Elizabeth and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
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.