Lisabeth Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Elisabeth:
Derived from the Hebrew elīsheba` (God is my oath). The name is borne in the Bible by the mother of John the Baptist. Var: Elisabeth. Short: Beth, Elisa, Elise, Eliza, Lisa, Lisabeth, Liz, Liza, Lizabeth. Pet: Betsy, Betty, Ellie, Elsie, Lizzie, Lizzy.
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Am I the only Lisabeth in the world? My mother derived it from Lisabetta,in Italian. I used to go by Lisa Terracina. With the married name of Rosenberg, it distinguishes me from the many Lisa Rosenberg's that are out there. I think there are 10 in Chicago alone.
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Well my name is lacey beth and my mother's name was Lisa. I want to name my daughter after her so im going with the middle name Lisabeth its close to my name and has my mothers in it :)
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- Famous real-life people named Lisabeth
Shortly after she was acquitted of murdering her parents, Lizzie Borden changed her name to Lisabeth, and that is the name she is buried under.
- Lisabeth in song, story & screen
Lisabeth Salander is the main character in the Millenium series of books that begins with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.