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pinWhat does Elisabeth mean?

Elisabeth /elis-a-beth/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Elisabeth is "God is my oath".

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".


Elisabeth has 20 variants: Bep, Elisa, Elisabet, Elise, Elisebeth, Els, Elsa, Elsbeth, Ilsa, Ilse, Liesbeth, Lilli, Lis, Lisa, Lisabel, Lise, Lisel, Liset, Liseth and Lisolette.

Affiliated girl name: Marlise.

Elisabeth has 38 more related forms via Elizabeth: Alixyveth, Ebeth, Elikapeka, Elisabeta, Elisabete, Elisabethe, Elisabetta, Elisah, Elisavet, Eliszabeth, Elixyveth, Elizabet, Elizabett, Elizabette, Elizabiff, Elizabith, Elizaveta, Elizbeth, Elizebeth, Ellspet, Elsabeth, Elspet, Elspeth, Elzabeth, Erzsebet, Esabeau, Jelisaveta, Lilibeth, Lisabeth, Lisbet, Lisbeth, Lisbett, Lizabeth, Lizbeth, Lysbeth, Yelisaveta, Ylisabet and Ylisabette.

Kreatif forms: Elisabethei, Elisabetheu, Euelisabeth. [more]

pinHow 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 popularity of Elisabeth for girls. Elisabeth reached its apex rank of #286 in the U.S. in 2001, and is at #603 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elisabeth name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elisabeth outside U.S.

Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elisabeth and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Elisabeth (#603 2 years ago) are Elisa (#498 2 years ago), Elise (#166), Elizabeth (#14), Elizebeth, Elsa (#286), Lisa (#750), Lisbeth, Lise, Lizabeth and Lizbeth (#751). Adoption of these forms of Elisabeth reached its most widespread in the year 2002 (average #550) and is almost as widespread today (#642, 20.6%). Elizabeth has been the most prominent, although Elsa seems to be gaining favor too, while Elisabeth, Elizebeth, Lisa, Lisbeth and Lizbeth are no longer trendy. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elisabeth, Elisa, Elise, Elizabeth, Elizebeth in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elsa, Lisa, Lisbeth, Lise, Lizabeth, Lizbeth in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elise, Elizabeth, Elsa, Lisa outside U.S.