Beth name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, Hebrew, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Beth b(e)-th
Meaning: God is My Oath, House of God, Form of Elizabeth, God's Promise, My God is Abundance, My God has Sworn and My God is Perfect
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What does Beth mean?

Beth's meaning is God is My Oath, House of God, Form of Elizabeth, God's Promise, My God is Abundance, My God has Sworn or My God is Perfect came from Hebrew aimed at both sexes is used in Swedish, Finnish, Danish, Norwegian, Hebrew and English.

Beth is a variation of biblical and modern Bithiah. Of Hebrew origin, Admired and Ever lasting Bithiah, Bithiah means "Daughter of Yahweh and Daugther of Yahweh" is majorly used in Hebrew and English.

Beth is a short of Bethia. Bethia is variant form of Beathag. Also Bethia is variant form of eminent, enduring and biblical Beth. Bethia is also variant form of loved and biblical Bethany.

Bethia is also form of recent and biblical Bithiah. Beth is short form of Bethan. Bethan is version of desirable and biblical Bethany. Also Bethan is a variant of Bethania. Bethan is short version of Beth.

Also Bethan is diminutive of Elizabeth. Bethan means My God is Abundance and My God has Sworn has its origin in Hebrew. Beth is a diminutive of Bel. Bel is variation of Belenus.

Meaning of Bel is Sacred Wood Apple Tree, Creeper and Apple Tree is of Celtic origin. Beth is short form of Elizabeth. Illustrous and Evergreen Elizabeth's origin is Hebrew, meaning of Elizabeth is "God is My Oath and God is Fullness".

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How do I pronounce Beth?

The most common way to pronounce one syllabled Beth is b(e)-th. beth is the different way(s) to pronounce the name.

Variants of Beth

Elisheba, Betha, Bithiah, Basha, Batia, Marybeth, Bettina, Mary, Betta, Elizabeth, Barbara, Basia, Maribeth, Betina, Bettine, Maaria, Marielle, Mai, Mara, Marea, Adamary, Marigrace, Maria, Mariam, Mariamne, Mirjam, Bettha, Benedictus, Bette, Bet

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How popular is the name Beth?

Beth is a very popular in United States where over 159459 new-borns have been given the name since 1884. Recently the moniker is on a rise, in 1961, 6715 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 65th position.

Moreover, the first name has been to the top 100 baby names 15 times Also, Beth was among the popular names in England and Wales. Since emerging in 1996 around 6321 babies have been given the first name.

When at its peak in 1996, the moniker grabbed the 83rd spot and 656 baby girls were given the name. However after 23 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts.

Additionally, the moniker has been in the top 100 baby names 2 times

Beth is a familiar baby name in Ireland, it has been in use since 1994 and was able to reach the top 200 names.

In 2011, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 124 on girl names chart when 52 babies were given the name Beth. There are over 670 babies that have been given the name Beth in Ireland.

Beth is a rare baby name in France and may not be used now. But Beth is a popular baby name in Kenya where every 1 in 2000 have the name as well as in, Canada, England, Uganda, Australia, Mozambique and Brazil.

At least, 480000 people globally have carried Beth as their given name according to our estimate.

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Beth in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Beth

You hate being closely observed and have all eyes on you because of your low self-esteem. Give your head a break and keep an open mind. Things aren't always as they seem. Skin touch makes you nervous because you feel it so deeply that it makes you tremble. Nothing escapes your eye, your sense of smell is highly developed, such as your sense of touch. You are the most sensitive person but prefer to keep it secret so you don't give people a chance to take advantage of you.

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  •  Tony - Used majorly in Swedish and Norwegian long standing and widely accepted, Tony is of Greek, Latin and Old English origin, a gender-neutral name, Tony means "Flourishing, Triumphant or Twin". In 2014, frequently used name Tony managed to bag 447th position in baby boy names list in United States
  •  Alton - Especially used in Norwegian and Danish unfading and lofty, Alton means "Town At the River Source or Ella's City" and is given to both sexes is originated from Old English
  •  Meghan - Meghan's meaning is Precious, Strong or Capable or Pearl is originated from English and Old Greek, used principally in Marathi, Finnish and Malayalam is given to both sexes
  •  Robert - The prevalent and evergreen unisex name Robert is mainly used in Greenlandic, English and Scandinavian has its origin in Germanic and Old High German, Robert means "Glorious Shining, Bright with Fame or 14th-century King Robert the Bruce"
  •  Luther - Substantially used in Norwegian, Swedish and Danish persistent and lofty, Luther is used as a gender insensitive name that came from Old High German and Germanic, meaning of Luther is "Warrior or German Religious Reformer Martin Luther"
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Middle names for Beth

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Sibling Names for Beth

Choosing a name for your newborn can be an exciting yet daunting task. If you've decided on the name "Beth" and are looking for sibling names that complement it, we've compiled a list of popular and unique names to help you find the perfect match for your little bundle of joy. From traditional to modern, this list has a variety of options to suit your style and preferences.

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