What does Liz mean?
Associated with: oath.
40 more relations via Elizabeth: Bet, Biff, Bit, Bizzy, Eliz, Eliza▲, Elize, Els, Leeza, Leisa, Leizel, Lib, Libbi, Libby, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Lili, Lilo, Lily▲, Lis, Lisa▼, Lise, Lisel, Lisl, Lissa, Lissi, Lissy, Liza▼, Lizbet, Lizeth▼, Lizy, Lizzi, Lizzie▼, Lizzy, Lusa, Lys, Lysa, Lyse and Lyza.Creative forms:
(female) Liliz, Loliz, ..
(male) Lide, Lizlo, .. Middle name pairings:
Liz Rhyan (L.R.), ..
How popular is Liz?
Liz is a very prominent first name for women (#955 out of 4276, Top 22%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#31235 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Liz was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #529 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Liz rated in the Top 2000 are Elizabeth (#13 from recent data), Lily (#25), Eliza (#175), Lisa (#749), Libby (#995), Lizeth (#1576), Liza (#1685), Lizbet, Lizette, Lizzie, Lissa, Lili, Leisa, Leeza and Lise. Other variants, like Lib, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Liz was common among parents during 1960-1969 (usage of 5.7%) and is now much reduced (usage 1.4%, 75% less), with forms such as Lizzie becoming somewhat dated. Elizabeth is the firm favorite, although Eliza appears to be getting popular too.