Given Name ALYSA

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: ə-LIS-ə  [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of ALICIA.
DIMINUTIVES: Lesia, Lisha, Lyssa, Lecia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kalisha, Talisha (African American), Adalheidis, Adelais (Ancient Germanic), Alisa (Bosnian), Alícia (Catalan), Adelheid, Aleid, Aleida, Alida (Dutch), Aliisa, Alisa, Alli (Finnish), Adélaïde, Alice, Alix, Alison (French), Adelheid, Ada, Alida, Heida, Heidi (German), Aliki, Kiki (Greek), Adelaida, Aliz, Ada, Alida, Alíz (Hungarian), Ailís (Irish), Adelaide, Alice (Italian), Alise (Latvian), Aalis (Medieval French), Adelajda, Alicja, Ada (Polish), Adelaide, Alice, Alícia (Portuguese), Alisa (Russian), Aileas (Scottish), Alica (Slovak), Adelaida, Alicia (Spanish), Alicia (Swedish), Alisa (Ukrainian), Alis (Welsh)

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, modern English, y vowels
Entry updated October 11, 2012