Name: Elysia

Origin and Meaning of the Name Elysia

  • Meaning:
    Struck by lightning
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Struck by lightning
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (eh LIZ ee a); (eh LIS ee ah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Elysia)
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Miscellaneous Info for Elysia

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Elysia comes from the Greek Elysion (Latinized as 'Elysium'). Elysium was a part of the Greek underworld roughly equivalent to our idea of 'heaven'. Elysium is an obscure and mysterious name that evolved from a designation of a place or person struck by lightning (enelysion, enelysios).

    It may also be a variant of Elissa.

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