Elizabeth - girls name

Elizabeth name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Elizabeth name meaning:

The name Elizabeth carries a deep and rich history. Derived from the Hebrew name Elisheva, its meaning is often interpreted as "God is my oath" or "consecrated to God." Elizabeth is a name that symbolizes strength and devotion to faith. It has been widely used throughout centuries and holds significant cultural and religious importance.

In the Bible, Elizabeth is the mother of John the Baptist and is described as a righteous and faithful woman. The name Elizabeth has been borne by queens, saints, and many notable figures throughout history, further enhancing its significance. It exudes elegance and grace, while also representing a strong connection to spirituality.

Elizabeth is a name that conveys a sense of purpose and dedication. It is associated with individuals who are committed to their beliefs and strive for excellence. The name Elizabeth carries a timeless and classic charm, making it a beloved choice for parents seeking a name that holds deep meaning and carries a sense of tradition.

Origin: Hebrew

My God is bountiful, God of plenty. Elizabeth was mother of John the Baptist in the bible. One of the most frequently used names in England.


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Related names

Elizabeth , Ailish , Alzbeta, Annalisa, Anneliese , Bess , Bessie , Bessy, Bethan , Betsey, Betsy , Bette , Bettina, Bettine, Betty , Elise , Eliza , Elizabetta, Elsa , Elsie , Elspeth , Elyza , Erihapeti, Ibbie, Ibby, Ilse, Isabeau , Isabela , Isabelle , Isahel, Isahella, Isahelle, Isohel, Izabel , Libba, Libby , Liesel, Liesl, Lisbet, Lisbeth, Lise, Lissette, Liz , Lizbeth, Lizette, Lizzie , Lizzy , Tetty, Tibby, Yelizaveta

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Overall UK ranking: 60 out of 5581

862 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • England (58)
  • Scotland (112)

Historical popularity of Elizabeth

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