Gender: Female Pronunciation: EL-skeh Meaning of Elske: "pledged to God" Origin of Elske: German and Frisian short form of Elizabeth

Elske Origin and Meaning

The name Elske is a girl's name of German origin meaning "pledged to God".

Elizabeth is a name of hundreds of variations, but this German name for girls, redolent of the Olde Country, is unfamiliar in the U.S. and likely to remain so.

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Minasundell Says:


The real meaning of this name is "love" or "to love". "Elske" is a Scandinavian word for, or how to express, love in Norwegian and Danish! Pronunciation: El-skah or Elsk-eh. The Swedish version is "Älska" and the Icelandic version is "Elska".

TeenberryO13 Says:


I think this is beautiful and unique.