Elizabeth, Elisabeth

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FOR REAL:This is a Hebrew name meaning "God is my oath." Its popularity has lasted a long time, probably due to the fact that each generation seems to invent a new pet form of it: Bess/Bessie, Betty, Betsy, Liz, Beth, Libby, etc.

diminutives: Bess, Bessie, Betty, Tetty (rare now), Betsy, Liz, Lizzy, Beth, Libby, Elsie, Ellie, Lily (rare now), Liza, Eliza, Buffy

related names: Isabel, Isabella, Elise, Lisa, Lise, Lisette, Elsa, Elisa, Lisbet, Lizbeth, other forms