Other Origin(s):French; Latin
Meaning:God's promise; God is my oath
Elyse is a feminine name of Hebrew origin meaning “God’s promise” or “God is my oath.” It is one of Elisabeth’s many nicknames, which itself comes from the Hebrew Elisheva, also meaning “God is my oath.” Today, Elyse has become an independent first name with its own alternative spellings, including Elise and Elysia, which are of French and Latin origin, respectively. Elyse is a beautiful biblically related name making it an excellent choice for parents who want to put a unique spin on a traditional name.
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