Elisha Name Meaning & Origin

Elisha

Pronunciation: eh-LEE-shə, eh-LI-shə (key)

Origin of the name Alicia:

Variant of Alice, a name that has evolved through a series of variants of the Germanic Adalheidis, a compound name composed of the elements adal (noble, nobility) and heid (kind, sort): hence, "noble one." Adalheidis was contracted to Adalheid, which the French changed to Adelaide, then contracted to Adaliz, and contracted yet again to Aaliz, Alia, and Alix. The English then changed the spelling to Aeleis, Alys, and eventually to Alice.

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Nicknames for Elisha

Eli, Ellie, Elle, Leesha, Elishiia

Meanings and history of the name Elisha

Means "Jehovah is God." Or 'God is my salvation'

Famous real-life people named Elisha

Actress Elisha Cuthbert

Elisha in song, story & screen

'Elisha' (pronounced El-eye- sha) is a man in the bible, however, it can be changed into a girls name pronounced el-ee-sha

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