Elizabeth

Elizabeth - A very unique male name



  May 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Elizabeth appeared on the charts for the first time in 1914 on position #1090. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Elizabeth and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Elizabeth? 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 Elizabeth. The baby boy name Elizabeth was given to 5 baby boys in 2008, ranking #3990 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 358,957 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Elizabeth peaked in popularity 28 years ago in 1989 on position 838.



Famous with this name

Elizabeth Banks
Elizabeth Henstridge
Elizabeth Mitchell


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Elizabeth is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Elizabeth is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,880 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,880.

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 Elizabeth is where you live.


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Elizabeth origin and meaning

Elizabeth is a 9 letter name with 4 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Elizabeth, pop culture references for the name Elizabeth and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Elizabeth

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

Elisabeth /

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
20083990
20074014
20041505
20033248
20003495
19972623
19962666
19952099
19941921
19931373
19921394
19911208
19901084
1989838
1988981
1987894
1986939
1985917
1984962
1983896
1982973
1981996
19801141
19791014
1978942
19771005
19761019
19751259
1974959
19731560
19721048
19711078
1970960
19691112
19681134
1967927
19661019
19651118
19641380
19631047
19621189
1961996
19601038
19591095
19581230
19571386
19551111
19541473
19501162
19481606
19441476
19411351
19401299
19391480
19381493
19371161
19361074
1935954
19341354
19331555
19321018
19311382
19301034
1929917
19281124
1927984
19261237
19251431
19221633
19211297
19201784
19181682
19161216
19141090

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1880

Even more about Elizabeth


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 Elizabeth 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Elizabeth?

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
1989
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Elizabeth
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 358,957
Letter count 9
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1914
2008 births +5

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