Name: Eloisa

Origin and Meaning of the Name Eloisa

  • Meaning:
    Sun
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  • Meaning:
    Happiness + woodland
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  • Meaning:
    Happiness + woodland
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (eh low EE sah)
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    English, Italian and Spanish speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Latinate form of French Eloise.

    In a poem based on the historical love story of the French philosopher Pierre Abelard and his pupil Heloise, Alexander Pope anglicized the name of the latter to Eloisa. The poem was also a source of inspiration for the film 'Eternal Sunshine on he Spottess Mind'.

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