What does Elisabeth mean?
Biblical: the spelling of Elizabeth used in the New Testament, from Elisheva. The name of the mother of John the Baptist. It comes from the same root as Elisheba, the name of the wife of Aaron. The name may have been influenced by Hebrew shabbâth "Sabbath".
Affiliated girl name: Marlise.
Elisabeth has 23 more related forms via Elizabeth: Elisabeta, Elisabete, Elisabethe, Elisabetta, Elisah, Elisavet, Eliszabeth, Elixyveth, Elizabet, Elizabett, Elizabette, Elizabith, Elizaveta, Elizbeth, Elizebeth▼, Elsabeth, Elspeth, Elzabeth, Lisabeth, Lisbeth▼, Lizabeth, Ylisabet and Ylisabette.Kreatif forms:
(female) Erisabeth, Erisbeth, ..
(male) Elisabert, Elisacott, ..
How popular is Elisabeth?
Elisabeth is a very popular first name for women (#558 out of 4276, Top 13%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Elisabeth for girls. Elisabeth reached its apex rank of #286 in the U.S. in 2001, and is at #603 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the statistics of the girl name Elisabeth and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Elisabeth (#603 in 2014) are Elisa (#498 in 2014), Elise (#166), Elizabet, Elizabeth (#14), Elizbeth, Elizebeth, Elsa (#286), Ilse, Lilli, Lisa (#750), Lisabeth, Lisbeth, Lise, Liset and Lizabeth. Usage of these forms of Elisabeth reached its most widespread 5 decades ago (median #1210) and is now significantly lower (#1394, ▼83%). Elizabeth has been the most prominent, although Elsa seems to be gaining favor too, while versions like Lisa are no longer trendy.
Suggested similar names are Alixyveth, Annabeth, Clarabeth, Corabeth, Ebeth, Eliane, Elikapeka (see Elizabeth), Elisee, Elish, Elisse, Elixyvetha (see Elixyvett), Elixyvett, Elizabiff, Elizah, Ellspet (see Elizabeth), Elsbet, Elspet, Erzsebet, Esabeau, Lilibeth, Lilybeth, Lisabet, Lizbeth▼, Lysbeth, Sarabeth and Yelisabeta. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elisabeth.