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Name Elsie

Meaning:My God is abundance; My God has sworn Tools:

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About the name Elsie in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Is diminutive of:Elizabeth
US 2015 rank:#386     ... 384:Megan, 385:Skye, 386:Elsie, 387:Kennedi, 388:Averie ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Elfie, Elie, Ellie, Else, Elsi, Kelsie, Alfie, Allie, Bessie, Chelsie     Details
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About Elizabeth, the group of names with the same origin as Elsie

Meaning/translation:My God is abundance; My God has sworn
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin:meaning not known for sure
 2 interpretations are common, with the second name element either derived from sheba (seven) or from shaba (oath):
 My God is seven with the number seven as symbol for abundance, thus My God is abundance
 or My God has sworn
 in the Bible Elizabeth is the mother of John the Baptist
Words:el = God, the powerful  Hebrew
 sheba = seven  Hebrew
 shaba = the oath  Hebrew
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Lisa Germany/West 1991,  1:Elsa Sweden 2015,  1:Eliska Czechia 2015,  2:Elisabeth Austria 2015,  2:Elizabeth Paraguay 2014,  2:Eliise Estonia 2015,  2:Erzsébet Hungary 2014,  3:Elise Belgium 2014,  4:Lili Hungary 2014,  4:Elizabete Latvia 2011
Somehow related to:Isabella, Isaline, Lilian
Old/original forms:Elisheba Hebrew
Name variants:Alzbeta, Bessie, Bessy, Beth, Bethan, Bethli, Bethzy, Betina, Betje, Betsy, Betta, Bettina, Betty, Eliise, Elisa, Elísa, Elisabet, Elísabet, Elisabeth, Elísabeth, Elisabetha, Elisabetta, Elisabettina, Elisaveta, Elischeba, Elise, Élise, Eliska, Elissa, Eliza, Elizabet, Elizabeta, Elizabete, Elizabeth, Els, Elsa, Elsbeth, Else, Elsi, Elsie, Elyssa, Elza, Elzbieta, Erzsébet, Ilse, Libby, Liesa, Liesbeth, Lieschen, Liese, Liesel, Liezel, Liisa, Lili, Lilli, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbeth, Lise, Lisette, Liska, Lison, Lissette, Lissy, Liz, Liza, Lizbeth, Lize, Lizeth, Lizette, Lizzie, Lizzy, Lysa, Sabeth, Sissi, Sissy, Spela, Yelizaveta   Sortable list   Details
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Australia/NSWGraph2015 712014 93,  2013 79
England+WalesGraph2015 33,  2014 322013 47,  2012 70,  2011 87
England+Wales decadesGraph2014 32,  1934 51,  1924 17,  1914 71904 10
New Zealand 2015 84
ScotlandGraph2015 842014 110,  2013 177,  2012 185
USA yearlyGraph2015 386,  2014 3342013 365,  2012 395,  2011 480,  2010 646,  2009 681,  2008 737,  2007 883,  2006 872,  2005 921
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