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The name Lizzie is a girl's name of Hebrew origin. Lizzie and is often added to lists like Nicknames for Elizabeth and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".
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Lizzie was commonly used as an independent name in the last half of the nineteenth century. Today Lizzie is still one of the most stylish short forms of Elizabeth, but few U.S. parents put it on the birth certificate.
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Though I wouldn't use it on its own, I adore Lizzie as a nickname for Elizabeth
I like the Lizzie, but I want it to be short for something but am not sold on Elizabeth
I know a couple Elizabeths and one Aysabeth (unfortunate) who go by Lizzie.
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