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Lizzie is a name that proves that the shortened form of a name can work as well as the name itself. Though initially a nickname, it has become more common to use Lizzie as a proper name. Read on to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Lizzie:

Hebrew: “God's promise”.

Origin of the name Lizzie:

Lizzie is a shortened form of the Hebrew name “Elizabeth”, which translates roughly to “God's promise”.

Symbolism of the name Lizzie:

Lizzie tends to symbolize a break with tradition or with formality, generally with a hope that a child will look to the future.

Style of the name Lizzie:


Gender of the name Lizzie:

Lizzie is almost exclusively used as a name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Lizzie:


Number of syllables in the name Lizzie:


Emotion evoked from the name Lizzie:

Lizzie tends to evoke positive emotions, usually happiness and joy.

Alternative spellings for the name Lizzie:

  • Lissie
  • Lizy
  • Lizzy

Nicknames for the name Lizzie:

Popularity of the name Lizzie:

According to the Social Security Administration, Lizzie has never ranked on the list of the top 1000 most popular baby girl names.

Related names for the name Lizzie:

Great middle names for Lizzie and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Lizzie:

  • Lizzie Mears (American actress)
  • Lizzie Fletcher (American Politician)
  • Lizzie Borden (historical figure)

Lizzies in popular culture:

  • Lizzie McGuire (character played by Hillary Duff)
  • Lizzie(character played by Ashley Clements in The Lizzie Bennet Diaries)
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