What does Lizzie mean?
Lizzie /liz-zie/ as a girls' name. Lizzie's roots are Hebrew and English, and the meaning of Lizzie is "God is my oath". Lizzie is an alternate form of Elizabeth (Hebrew). Lizzie is also a form of Liza (English).
How popular is Lizzie?
Lizzie is a very prominent first name for females (#631 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Lizzie for girls. Lizzie was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #69 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Prominent related forms of Lizzie are Elizabeth (#14 via latest list), Lisa (#750), Liza, Lizeth, Lizette, Liz, Lissa, Leesa, Leisa, Libbie, Lise and Lissie. Adoption of these forms of Lizzie was at its apex during the years 1960-1969 (median #721) and is somewhat lower today (#904, ▼66%), with versions like Lisa, Lizeth, Libbie, Lissie and Liz falling out of style.
Lizzie▼ is pronounced similarly to Lacie▼, Lassie, Laycie and Lucie▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Ezzie, Izzie, Kezzie, Kinzie, Kizzie▼, Lexie▲, Lezlie, Licia, Lidie, Ligia, Lilie, Lillie▼, Lindie, Linnie▼, Linsie, Linzee, Linzi, Lisia, Liszka, Livie, Livvie, Lize, Lynzie, Lyzz, Milzie and Mitzie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lizzie.