Gender: Female Meaning of Busy: "pledged to God" Origin of Busy: English, diminutive of Elizabeth

Busy Origin and Meaning

The name Busy is a girl's name of Hebrew, English origin meaning "pledged to God".

Yes, it's a word name, but Busy is also a rare pet form of Elizabeth. And yes, actress Busy Philipps was christened Elizabeth--she was given the nickname because she was such an active child. She must have been happy with the name, because she also gave her daughters adorable unique baby names, Birdie and Cricket.

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RoddyThlayli Says:


It would be weird introducing yourself: "Hi, I'm Busy." Sort of like Welcome.