Other Origin(s):Nigerian
Meaning:The Lord who bears the weight of the world; God's promise
Olisa is a gender-neutral name of Igbo and French origin. As an Igbo name, it’s mostly used for boys, and is derived from the phrase Olisa-bulu-ụwa, meaning “The Lord who bears the weight of the world.” If you’re hoping to share your faith with your little one, this beautiful meaning could make Olisa the perfect name for them! Alternatively, Olisa may be a variant of the French girl’s name Oleisa, a variant of the Hebrew name Elizabeth meaning “God’s promise.” Whichever meaning or origin you prefer, this lovely name is a great choice for boys and girls alike.
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