Given Name LISHA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LISH-ə  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ALICIA, FELICIA, and other names ending with the same sound.
VARIANTS: Lesia, Lyssa, Lecia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kalisha, Talisha (African American), Adalheidis, Adelais (Ancient Germanic), Alisa (Bosnian), Alícia (Catalan), Adelheid, Felicia, Aleid, Aleida, Alida (Dutch), Aliisa, Alisa, Alli (Finnish), Adélaïde, Alice, Alix, Félicie, Alison (French), Adelheid, Ada, Alida, Felicie, Heida, Heidi (German), Aliki, Kiki (Greek), Adelaida, Aliz, Felícia, Ada, Alida, Alíz (Hungarian), Ailís (Irish), Adelaide, Alice, Felicia (Italian), Felicia (Late Roman), Alise (Latvian), Aalis (Medieval French), Adelajda, Alicja, Felicja, Ada (Polish), Adelaide, Alice, Alícia, Felícia (Portuguese), Felicia (Romanian), Alisa (Russian), Aileas (Scottish), Alica (Slovak), Adelaida, Alicia, Felisa, Felicia (Spanish), Alicia, Felicia (Swedish), Alisa (Ukrainian), Alis (Welsh)

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, short forms
Entry updated October 11, 2012