Eliza (given name)

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Gender Female
Meaning My God is an oath, joyful
Other names
Related names Elise, Elisa, Elle, Elza, Liza, Elizabeth, Aliza

Eliza is a female name in English, a shortened form of Elizabeth.[1]

It may also be used as or a variant of the Hebrew name Aliza, עַלִיזָה meaning "joyful".[2][3][4]

Closely related variant names are Elissa, Elza, Elisa and the French form Élise.

People with this name[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

Characters in literary and screen works known solely as Eliza include:

Characters that have the first name Eliza and a known last name include:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Eliza". Behind the Name. Retrieved 12 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Aliza". Behind the Name. Retrieved 12 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Aliza". Think Baby Names. Retrieved 12 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Aliza". Babynamespedia. Retrieved 12 January 2012. 
  5. ^ https://books.google.co.in/books?isbn=1853263664