Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KIZ-ee
  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of Keziah. This particular spelling was repopularized in the late 1970s by a character in the book and miniseries Roots (1977).

Related Names

VariantKizzie
Other Languages & CulturesKeziah, Kezia(Biblical) Ketzi'ah(Biblical Hebrew)
User SubmissionKizzy

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Entry updated January 21, 2022