Elisabeth

Elisabeth - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Elisabeth, meaning pledged to God, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #434. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Elisabeth and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Elisabeth? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Elisabeth. The baby girl name Elisabeth was given to 411 baby girls in 2012, ranking #625 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,439 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Elisabeth peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 2001 on position 290.



Famous with this name

Elisabeth Shue
Elisabeth Moss
Elisabeth Falk


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Elisabeth is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Elisabeth is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #252 - and is the least popular in Washington at position #974.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Elisabeth is where you live.


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Elisabeth origin and meaning

Elisabeth is a 9 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means pledged to God. To see famous people named Elisabeth, pop culture references for the name Elisabeth and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Elisabeth

We've found the following names that sound similar to Elisabeth, sorted by popularity.

Elizabeth / Elisheva / Elizabet / Elizebeth / Elisabet / Elspeth / Elsbeth / Elizaveta / Elyzabeth / Elizbeth /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012625
2011593
2010576
2009533
2008523
2007509
2006493
2005448
2004433
2003420
2002361
2001290
2000389
1999405
1998373
1997327
1996367
1995377
1994360
1993328
1992345
1991346
1990348
1989312
1988348
1987337
1986340
1985313
1984300
1983328
1982307
1981326
1980324
1979374
1978357
1977370
1976411
1975431
1974452
1973480
1972511
1971503
1970474
1969482
1968466
1967442
1966443
1965436
1964464
1963451
1962494
1961509
1960521
1959554
1958541
1957546
1956533
1955626
1954563
1953607
1952671
1951671
1950643
1949620
1948661
1947588
1946704
1945601
1944639
1943635
1942648
1941632
1940749
1939660
1938636
1937648
1936671
1935705
1934669
1933617
1932639
1931546
1930628
1929603
1928608
1927561
1926573
1925553
1924509
1923545
1922480
1921446
1920434
1919399
1918394
1917356
1916395
1915387
1914381
1913363
1912442
1911446
1910434

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah252
Tennessee364
Oregon410
Maryland420
Colorado446
Arizona465
Massachusetts520
Florida560
North Carolina573
Michigan576
Wisconsin577
Pennsylvania581
Oklahoma602
Ohio611
South Carolina617
Georgia623
Mississippi623
Virginia641
Arkansas646
Minnesota647
Missouri655
New York685
Illinois708
Texas724
Alabama725
California837
New Jersey841
Indiana922
Washington974

Even more about Elisabeth


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Elisabeth a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Elisabeth?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Elisabeth
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,439
Letter count 9
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +411

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