Elizabeth

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The name Elizabeth is a female given name. There are many variants of it worldwide. It was the 10th most popular in the United States, and among the top 50 in England and Wales. Famous people with this name include Elizabeth Taylor and Elizabeth Arden.

In the New Testament, Elizabeth is the mother of John the Baptist and the wife of Zechariah. (Gospel of Luke chapter 1)

Elizabeth can be spelt Elisabeth, and can be shortened to Liz, Lizzie, Lilly, Libby, Eliza, Beth and Lisa.