Elīza

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See also: Eliza and ELIZA

Latvian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1861. From Elizabete.

Proper noun[edit]

Elīza f

  1. A female given name.

Etymology 2[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1845. From Hebrew meaning "God is salvation", cognate to English Elisha.

Proper noun[edit]

Elīza m

  1. (rare) A male given name of biblical origin.

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Elīza was the only given name of 1188 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.