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Betta

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Gender: Female Meaning of Betta: "pledged to God" Origin of Betta: Diminutive of Elizabeth

The name Betta is a girl's name of Hebrew, Italian origin meaning "pledged to God". Betta and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop you least favourite (girls with middles)".

From the experts:

A modern version of the dated Betty. You might want to consider varying Elizabeth, too, to the Italian Elisabetta.

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Famous People Named Betta

Betta St. John (born Betty Jean Striegler), American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Betta

Betta, species that includes the Japanese fighting fish