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

The name Busy is a girl's name of Hebrew, English origin meaning "pledged to God". Busy and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

From the experts:

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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Famous People Named Busy

Elizabeth Jean "Busy" Philipps, American actress
Everett M. "Busy" Arnold, American male founder of Quality Comics
Busy Signal, stage name of Glendale Goshia Gordon, Jamaican male reggae singer
Busy Bee Starski, stage name of David Parker, American male rapper
Busy P, stage name of Pedro Winter, French male DJ and producer
Busy, stage name of Bradford Keith Johnson, Jr., American electronic musician

Pop Culture References for the name Busy

Elizabeth Maria Teresa Carlita "Busy" Ramone, main character on TV's "Ready or Not"