What does Bettie mean?
Bettie \b(et)-tie\ as a girls' name is of Dutch, English and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Bettie is "God is my oath". Bettie is a variant of Betty (Dutch, English, Hebrew): pet form of Elizabeth.
Bettie▼ has 36 more alternative forms via Betty, Elizabeth: Babette, Belita, Bell▼, Bella, Belle▼, Bess▼, Bessie▼, Bessy, Bet, Beth▼, Bethan, Bethie, Bethy, Betina, Betsan, Betsey, Betsie, Betsy▼, Bett, Bette▼, Bettina, Bettine, Bit, Ellie, Elsie, Elspie, Libbie▼, Lisette▼, Lissie▼, Lizette▼, Lizzie▼, Lotte, Lyssie, Lyzette, Tetty and Veta.
Bettie is a very popular first name for females (#557 out of 4276, Top 13%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#130443 out of 150436, Top 87%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Bettie for girls. Bettie reached its peak position of #162 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Bettie and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Bettie are Elizabeth (#14 in 2014), Ellie (#55), Bella (#70), Elsie (#336), Bettye, Libbie, Lisette, Lizzie, Lizette, Lissie, Betty, Bettina, Bessie, Bess, Belle, Beth, Bethan, Bette, Betsy and Bell. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5089%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.1679%, down 67%), with forms like Beth, Belle, Bettie, Bette and Bell becoming somewhat dated. Elsie (#336), Ellie (#55) and Bella (#70) are three of the more trendy birth names in this list, with Bella, Ellie and Elsie enjoying a rekindling in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Bettie▼ is pronounced similarly to Beatie and Beattie. Other suggested similar baby names are Beate, Bertie▼, Bethia, Betia, Hettie▼, Lettie▼, Nettie▼ and Yettie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bettie.