Elsa

Colors Related to this Name: Yellow, Orange and Gold

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Determined

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #528 in 2013 and #286 in 2014.

Famous People

Elsa Raven (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Elsa Barker (Writer), Elsa Benham (Movie Actress), Elsa Peterson (Movie Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: German Elsa, contraction of Elisabeth, occasionally used in English after its appearance in Wagner's opera Lohengrin (1847).

Meaning(s):

-( female name -comes from the Hebrew language-).

In German

Origin: Medieval diminutive of Elisabeth.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Swedish

Origin: Rare medieval contraction of Elisabet, also a variant Danish Else. First recorded in Sweden in 1422. Taken to general use in the 19th century through the influence of the identical German name.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Finnish

Origin: From German and Swedish Elsa.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Norwegian

Origin: From Elisabet.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).