From German Names

Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Else. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1930

Variant Forms

See also Elsa

Origin and Meaning

Short form of Elisabeth and its variants

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