Popularity today: #10
Style: Biblical, Timeless
Nicknames: Beth, Bess, Betsy, Betty, Bette, Buffy, Eliza, Elle, Elsie, Elsa, Izzy, Liz, Lisa, Liza, Lizbeth, Lise, Liddy, Libby
Variants: Elisabeth, Elspeth, Elisheba, Isabel
Sisters: Anna, Katherine, Sarah, Julia, Margaret
Brothers: Joseph, William, Samuel, Edward, Charles
Elizabeth is the chameleon name. It changes into a remarkable array of nicknames, letting you tweak the style to fit any personality. This abundance dates back to the days when Elizabeth was such a ubiquitous name in England that many alternatives were needed to tell women apart. You can feel confident that this classic can handle its ongoing modern popularity with ease.