Lisbeth Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lizbeth:
Short form of Elizabeth (God is my oath) that is now commonly bestowed as an independent given name.
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Liss, Lissy, Libby, Beth
- Meanings and history of the name Lisbeth
Variant of Elizabeth, meaning "god is my oath."
Pronounced: LEES-bet (German) LIZ-bet (Swedish)
- Famous real-life people named Lisbeth
Lisbeth Trickett (nee Lenton), Australian swimmer
- Lisbeth in song, story & screen
Lisbeth Salander is a fictional character created by Swedish author Stieg Larsson in the Millennium Trilogy which consist of 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo', 'The Girl who played with Fire' and 'The Girl who Kicked the Hornet's Nest'. In the books, Lisbeth Salander is described as a genius punk hacker with piercings, tattoos, and has a photographic memory.