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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #1441 most popular

What does the name "Elisha" mean?

Elisha (Hebrew): God is My Salvation

The name "Elisha" is of Hebrew origin and it means "God is My Salvation". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

L is for love, everlasting.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Ahsile". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ihlesa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Elisha" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Elisha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25,645 babies born with the name Elisha in the United States. That's more than enough Elishas to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 32 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Elisha" was in 1980 with a total of 623 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Elisha" is not a popular baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 455 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Elisha popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Elisha in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Elisha

Elisha Cuthbert

Elisha Cuthbert is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1996 to present. Elisha was born in 1982 in Calgary, Alberta.


Past life for Elisha born Jul 2, 1988

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greece approximately on 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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