In the century-old history of baby name lists this royal and religious name has yet to fall below out of the top 50. Two queens of England, a celebrity icon, and countless other women later, Elizabeth remains a timeless classic partly due to its affinity for various nicknames such as Beth, Liz, Lizzie, Eliza, and Liza. It’s a name that has it all, and a great pick if you don’t know what else to name your daughter.




International Variations

Elspeth, Elsbeth, Elizabetta, Elisabetta, Telsa, Lizette, Lizbeth, Lizbet, Liza, Liz

Alternate Spellings

Lyzbeth, Lizabeth, Lisabeth, Lisabet, Elsa, Elisabeth

Famous Namesakes

Queen Elizabeth of England, Actress Elizabeth Taylor, Entertainer Liza Minelli, Cosmetics executive Elizabeth Arden, Actress Elizabeth Hurley

Celebrity Babies

Daughter of Tim Allen, Daughter of Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, Daughter of Mick Jagger