Elizabeth

Origin/Usage
Hebrew
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Old Fashioned
Pronunciation
i-LIZ-ə-bəth
Meaning
Promise of God

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Popular decades ago, Elizabeth disappeared for a while, but made a strong comeback last year. It has a sophisticated, elegant and has a timeless appeal to it. The meaning of Elizabeth is ‘my God is abundance’.Popular decades ago, Elizabeth disappeared for a while, but made a strong comeback last year. It has a sophisticated, elegant and has a timeless appeal to it. The meaning of Elizabeth is ‘my God is abundance’.Elizabeth originates in Hebrew language and means "promise of God". Elizabeth has been one of the most popular feminine given names over centuries and in various languages and various spellings it has almost a hundred different forms. In the Bible, Elizabeth was the mother of John Baptist and the wife of Zacharias. It was also popularized by Elizabeth I, the Virgin Queen of England, and Elizabeth II, current Queen of the Commonwealth realms.

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'Elizabeth' in Movies

The Americans

Elizabeth Jennings

The Crown

Queen Elizabeth II

The Crown

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

The Crown

Queen Elizabeth II

Poldark

Elizabeth Warleggan

The Blacklist

Elizabeth Keen

ER

Elizabeth Corday

Big Little Lies

Elizabeth Howard

Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018)

(as Elizabeth Seamans)

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

Elizabeth Swann

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