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Betsy Meaning


What does Betsy mean?

The name Betsy is of English origin.

The meaning of Betsy is "G-d oath, pledged to G-d".

Betsy is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bet-sy.

The Given Name Betsy

Betsy is a diminutive of Elizabeth. See Elizabeth for further details.

Betsy is a chic and appealing name.

Valiant yet simple, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Alternate names include Betsye.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Betsy Ray.

Betsy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,063 in baby name popularity for girls with 93 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,048 in baby name popularity for girls with 95 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Betsy sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Betsy Name Popularity Page.

Betsy Related Names

Betsy is a diminutive of Elizabeth.

Variants of the name Betsy include Betsye.

Famous Betsys

  • Betsy ~ 3 hurricanes
  • Betsy Ray ~ Betsy-Tacy character

Betsy Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Betsy.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Betsy Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Betsy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Betsy.

Just for fun, see the name Betsy in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Betsy in Nautical Flags page.