First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
On This Page

How to Pronounce Alysa

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Virginia, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Alysa?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Alysa mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Alysa

"Alysa" is a name of Greek origin, and it means "Princess. Variant of Alyssa, Alissa, Alisa". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Alysa

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Alysa in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1953 6 6 0
1955 6 6 0
1958 9 9 0
1959 12 12 0
1960 10 10 0
1961 6 6 0
1962 10 10 0
1963 17 17 0
1964 11 11 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 16 16 0
1967 31 31 0
1968 25 25 0
1969 37 37 0
1970 41 41 0
1971 23 23 0
1972 23 23 0
1973 25 25 0
1974 25 25 0
1975 24 24 0
1976 40 40 0
1977 31 31 0
1978 42 42 0
1979 60 60 0
1980 42 42 0
1981 44 44 0
1982 48 48 0
1983 43 43 0
1984 55 55 0
1985 68 68 0
1986 82 82 0
1987 119 119 0
1988 146 146 0
1989 172 172 0
1990 213 213 0
1991 194 194 0
1992 228 228 0
1993 216 216 0
1994 228 228 0
1995 214 214 0
1996 237 237 0
1997 274 274 0
1998 277 277 0
1999 259 259 0
2000 297 297 0
2001 325 325 0
2002 286 286 0
2003 284 284 0
2004 302 302 0
2005 302 302 0
2006 245 245 0
2007 254 254 0
2008 193 193 0
2009 144 144 0
2010 123 123 0
2011 112 112 0
2012 88 88 0
2013 71 71 0
2014 61 61 0
2015 51 51 0
2016 36 36 0
2017 26 26 0

Where is the name Alysa popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Alysa as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Alysa as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in Arizona, Florida, or California.

Fun Facts about the name Alysa

  • What name lists does Alysa rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Alysa? Alysa is the 3,112th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alysa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,908 babies born with the first name Alysa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alysa to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alysa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Alysa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alysa is Tuesday, November 20th, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Alysa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alysa was in 2001 with a total of 325 babies.
  • Random Alysa Factoid: According to the 1967 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alysa is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1967.
  • Weird things about the name Alysa: Your name in reverse order is Asyla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aaysl. How do you pronounce that?

What Alysas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Alysa born Jul 20, 1971

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 Northern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Name poster for Alysa

Name poster for Alysa(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.