25 Nicknames for Eliza – Thinking Of Picking Eliza As A Baby Name?
Are You Looking For Nicknames For Eliza…?
Are you thinking of using the baby name Eliza, or looking for nicknames for Eliza? Here is the meaning of the baby name Eliza, what Eliza is short for, how popular a name it is, and 25 nicknames for Eliza.
We have an Eliza, so I can tell you that these nicknames are ALL tried and tested.
Eliza: What Does The Baby Name Eliza Mean?
First, some background on the name. Eliza is an English baby name with Hebrew origins, meaning ‘pledged to God’ or ‘God is my oath.’
What Is Eliza Short For?
The name Eliza can used as a short form for Elizabeth, itself a royal baby name.
Although it is sometimes used as a nickname in itself, as a shortened version of Elizabeth, it is also a stand-alone name.
How Popular Is Eliza As A Name?
Considered a ‘vintage’ baby name, Eliza is a baby name one that has become more popular in recent years, following the trend for using baby names that were previously considered old-fashioned names.
- Well-known Elizas include Eliza Doolittle
- And Eliza Hamilton.
- Famous Elizabeths obviously include the Queen Elizabeth, so it’s a name with a royal pedigree.
How We Picked The Baby Name Eliza:
It took us ages to pick our Eliza’s name – it was a long process of me suggesting an obscure old lady name and being instantly vetoed by my husband.
Both Alex and I are known by short versions of our names, so we knew we wanted something with nickname potential. After a long process of elimination, we decided to go with Eliza, which is a family name on Alex’s side of the family, one we loved and one we knew had nickname potential.
As always with babies, after a long process of picking a name, it turns out there’s now a million different things we call her, most of which are only tenuously linked to her name. I’m sure even now this list doesn’t include them all, but here goes:
25 Nick Names For The Baby Name Eliza:
10 Nicknames For Eliza:
- Lili / Lilly
- Elly / Ellie
15 Less Obvious Nicknames For Eliza:
- Liono Blair
- Eliza Minelli
The possibilities are endless!
Do you call your baby by bizarre nicknames? What’s the oddest one? Tell me it’s not just us!
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