Name: Elise

Origin and Meaning of the Name Elise

  • Meaning:
    My God is a vow
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  • Meaning:
    My God is a vow
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  • Meaning:
    My God is a vow
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  • Pronunciation:
    (e LEES); (AY leez)
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Miscellaneous Info for Elise

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  • Used in:
    Dutch, English, French, German and Norwegian speaking countries
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    French diminutive of Elisabeth or feminine form of Elisťe. Introduced to English-speaking countries in the later half of the 19th century.

    The Lotus Elise is a sports car. FŁr Elise is a solo piano piece by Ludwig van Beethoven, it is not obvious who the Elise is that the piece was written for.

    Elise is particularly popular in Belgium, where it was the 11th most popular name in 2006.

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