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Name Elsie

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

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Languages of use:English
Is diminutive of:Elizabeth
US 2016 rank:#340     ... 338:Maddison, 339:Shelby, 340:Elsie, 341:Kamila, 342:Camilla ...     Full US 2016 list
Similarly written:Elfie, Elie, Ellie, Else, Elsi, Kelsie, Albie, Alfie, Allie, Bessie     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 2016,  2:Elisabeth Austria 2015,  2:Elizabeth Paraguay 2014,  2:Lilly Sweden 2016,  2:Eliise Estonia 2015,  2:Erzsébet Hungary 2014,  3:Elise Belgium 2014,  4:Lili Hungary 2014
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, Elizaveta, 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, Lizi, Lizzie, Lizzy, Lysa, Sabeth, Sissi, Sissy, Spela, Yelizaveta   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Elsie

Australia/NSWGraph2016 702015 71,  2014 93,  2013 79
England+WalesGraph2016 312015 33,  2014 32,  2013 47,  2012 70,  2011 87
England+Wales decadesGraph2014 32,  1934 51,  1924 17,  1914 71904 10
New ZealandGraph2016 89,  2015 84
ScotlandGraph2016 89,  2015 842014 110,  2013 177,  2012 185
USA yearlyGraph2016 340,  2015 386,  2014 3342013 365,  2012 395,  2011 480,  2010 646,  2009 681,  2008 737,  2007 883,  2006 872,  2005 921
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