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What does Bethy mean?

Bethy Pronunciation of Bethy [bethy] as a name for girls is a Hebrew name, and the name Bethy means "God is my oath". Bethy is a variant form of Elizabeth (Hebrew).

Associated with: oath.


Bethy has 1 variant: Bethie.

29 more related forms via Elizabeth: Bell, Bella, Belle, Bess, Bessy, Bet, Beta, Beth, Bethan, Bethzy, Betina, Betsan, Betsey, Betsie, Betsy, Bett, Betta, Bette, Betti, Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Biffy, Bit, Bizzy, Buffy, Ebeth, Tetty and Veta.

Creative forms:
(female) Bathy, Belthy, ..

(male) Beley, Bethye, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bethy Coral (B.C.), ..

How popular is Bethy?

Bethy is an uncommon given name for females. Bethy is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Bethy (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Bell, Bella (#74 a year ago), Belle (#1053), Bess, Beth, Bethan, Bethzy, Betsey, Betsy (#1692), Bette, Betti, Bettie, Betty (#1287), Bettye, Buffy, Elizabeth (#13) and Veta. Other forms, like Beta, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Bethy was well-received among parents during the years 1930-1939 (adoption of 6.3%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 1%, 84% less), with forms such as Beth becoming less trendy. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bell, Bella, Belle, Bess, Beth in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bethzy, Betsey, Betsy, Bette, Betti in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Buffy, Elizabeth, Veta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bella, Beth, Bethan, Elizabeth outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bethy is alike in pronunciation to Betha, Bethea, Bethia and Bithia. Other recommended names are Beah, Becky, Benny, Bently, Berny, Berry, Bertha, Berthe, Berty, Bethany, Bethel, Betheny, Betia, Bets, Betts, Bevvy, Bretny (see Brittany), Cathy and Kathy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bethy.

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