Origin of the name ELSE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ELSE.
A Danish and Norwegian form of Alice
(q.v.), meaning "noble cheer" or "noble maiden."
Also see Elsa.
Else Ahlmann-Ohlsen (d. 1994), was a Danish Olympic fencer. Else-Marthe
Sørlie Lybekk, a Norwegian team handball player. (Wiki)