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Gender: Female Meaning of Elsbeth: "pledged to God" Origin of Elsbeth: German variation of Elizabeth

The name Elsbeth is a girl's name meaning "pledged to God". Elsbeth and is often added to lists like International Variations of Elizabeth and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

Although they could be easily confused, Elsbeth is a fairly unusual contracted German version of Elizabeth, while cousin Elspeth hails from Scotland. With its 'beth' ending, Elsbeth feels closer to the mother name.

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Famous People Named Elsbeth

Elsbeth Stagel, German historian and mystic
Elsbeth Ruth Juda, German-British photographer
Elsbeth Schragmüller aka Fraulein Doktor, German WWI spy
Elisabet "Elsbeth" van Rooy-Vink, Dutch Olympic cyclist

Pop Culture References for the name Elsbeth

Elsbeth Tascioni, character on TV's "The Good Wife"