Betsey Name Meaning & Origin

Betsey

Pronunciation: BEHT-see (key)

Origin of the name Betsy:

Originally a pet form of Elizabeth (God is my oath) and Bethany (house of figs), Betsy is popularly bestowed as an independent given name.

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Related Names:

Betsy, Elizabeth

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