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Lizzy

What does Lizzy mean?

Lizzy Pronunciation of Lizzy [lizzy] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Lizzy means "God is my oath". Lizzy is an alternate form of Elizabeth (Hebrew).

Associated with: oath.

Variations

Lizzy has 19 variants: Leasa, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa, Liesa, Lisa, Lissa, Lissi, Lissie, Lissy, Liza, Lizy, Lizzie, Lusa, Lysa, Lyssa, Lyssi, Lyssie and Lyza.

22 more different relations via Elizabeth: Biffy, Bizzy, Leizel, Lib, Libbey, Libbi, Libby, Libbye, Lies, Liese, Lili, Lilo, Lily, Lis, Lise, Lisel, Lisl, Liz, Lizbet, Lizeth, Lizz and Lizzi.

Creative forms:
(female) Liezy, Luzy, ..

(male) Lizal, Lizloy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lizzy Ryan (L.R.), ..

How popular is Lizzy?

Lizzy is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Lizzy is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Elizabeth (#13 last year), Lily (#25), Lisa (#749), Libby (#995), Lizeth (#1576), Liza (#1685), Lizbet, Liz, Lizzie, Lyssa, Lissie, Lissa, Lili, Leisa, Leesa, Leasa, Lise and Leeza are the prominent related forms of Lizzy (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Liese, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Lizzy was at its apex during 1960-1969 (adoption of 5.7%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 1.3%, down 77.1%), with forms such as Lisa falling out of fashion. Elizabeth has generally been popular among parents, although Lily appears to be gaining favor too. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elizabeth, Leasa, Leesa, Leeza, Leisa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Libby, Lili, Lily, Lisa, Lise in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lissa, Lissie, Liz, Liza, Lizbet in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lizeth, Lizzie, Lyssa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elizabeth, Libby, Lily, Lisa outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lizzy is alike in pronunciation to Lacey, Lacy, Laicey, Laisey, Lesy, Lucy and Luiza. Other recommended names are Cazzy, Izzy, Jazzy, Kizzy, Liby, Liezl, Lilly, Lindy, Linzi, Linzy, Livvy, Livy, Lize, Lynzy, Lyzz and Mitzy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lizzy.

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