Elizabeth girl

First name origins & meanings:

  1. Hebrew: God's oath; dedicated
  2. Hebrew: Consecrated to God

First name variations: Bette, Betty, Bestey, Belita, Besse, Bessie, Bessy, Betta, Betti, Bettine, Ealasidde, Elizabet, Elsabet, Elisabeth, Elisabetta, Elise, Elissa, Eilise, Elisa, Eliza, Elsa, Elsbeth, Babette, Belle, Beth, Bettina, Bet, Beta, Bess, Elisabeth, Lisbeth, Liz, Lizzie, Liza, Eliza, Ellie, Elsa, Else, Beth, Bess, Betty, Bette, Bettie, Betsy, Aliza, Libby, Elspeth, Elsbeth, Elsbet, Elspet, Isabel, Isabelle, Isabella

Last name origin & meaning:

Americanized spelling of the Dutch family name Elisabeth, from the female personal name derived from the Biblical name meaning ‘God is my oath’. The name was particularly popular in the Middle Ages, notably after the canonization of Elisabeth, Duchess of Thuringia around 1230.

Famous people with this first name: Elizabeth Hurley, Elizabeth Shue, Elizabeth Banks

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Alan Alda, Sean Astin, Mick Jagger, Peter Jennings, Steven Winwood

This name appears in the following lists: Favorite Children's Book/Show Characters, First Ladies, Heroes and Heroines, Artists, Poets, Pioneers/Explorers, Presidents' Kids, Silver Screen

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