Betsy Name Meaning and Origin

Betsy is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Betsy means “Promise Of God”.


Betsy Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Betsy is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “BET + see”


Betsy Name Meaning:

Betsy is a diminutive of Elizabeth. Elizabeth originates in Hebrew language and means “promise of God”. In the Bible, Elizabeth was the mother of John Baptist and the wife of Zacharias. Elizabeth has been one of the most popular feminine given names over centuries and in various languages and various spellings it has almost a hundred different forms.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Betts, Betsie, Betsey, Bets, Betsi


Famous people with this name:

Elizabeth Griscom “Betsy” Ross, figure in the American Revolution;

Elisabeth Dee “Betsy” DeVos, 11th U.S. Secretary of Education;

Elizabeth Helen “Betsy” McCaughey, American politician, former lieutenant governor of New York;

Betsy Ann Brandt, American actress;

Betsy Blair (born Elizabeth Winifred Boger), American actress;

Betsy Yoder, American reality TV personality (“Breaking Amish: LA”);

Betsy Ruth, ring name of MaryKate Duignan Glidewell, American pro wrestler;

Betsy Palmer (born Patricia Betsy Hrunek), American actress;

Betsy Gordon Drake, French-American actress;

Betsy Morgan, American Broadway actress;

Elizabeth Marie “Betsy” Wolfe, American Broadway actress;

Betsy Beutler, American actress;

Betsy Joslyn, American actress and singer;

Betsy Rue, American actress;

Elizabeth A. “Betsy” Hodges, American politician; 47th mayor of Minneapolis;

Lucia Elizabeth ″Betsy″ Balcombe Abell, friend of Napoleon I during his exile at Saint Helena;

Helen Elizabeth “Betsy” Nagelsen, American tennis player;

Betsy Woodruff, American political reporter;

Betsy King, American pro golfer;

Elizabeth Earle “Betsy” Rawls, American pro golfer;

Betsy May Randle, American actress;

Betsy Mack Tyrell (b. 2018), daughter of American singer/songwriter Hillary Scott, twin to Emory JoAnn; sister to Eisele Kaye;




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