Meaning of Elspeth

Elspeth is a Scottish name for girls.
The meaning is `devoted to God`
The name Elspeth is most commonly given to Scottish girls. (42 times more often than to American girls.)

It is short for:

Lisbet, Lisbeth, Liesel, Elspet, Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Lizbeth



If it's too long you might use:

Lis, Ilse, Liesl, Bess, Lisa, Beth, Lise, Liza, Liz, Elissa, Eliza, Elise



What do they use in other countries?

Lilo (German)
Elisee
Elizabeth (German)
Elizah
Elise (English)
Elis
Isabel (Spanish, Portuguese, French, English)
Elisah
Eliza (English)
Elisa (German)
Lies (Dutch)
Eliesse
Elysha
Elysia (English)
Elshaddai
Elize (Dutch)
Elze
Lilou (French)



The name sounds like:

Elsabeth, Ellspet



See also:

Elsie, Bethan, Liese, Lili, Elli, Liesa, Lisette, Bessie, Lizzy, Tetty, Lizzie, Betsy, Libby, Bettie, Bette, Betty, Else

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