Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. LI-lee(German)
LEE-LEE(French)
LEE-lee(Hungarian)
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Meaning & History

German, French and Hungarian diminutive of ELISABETH and other names containing li. It is also sometimes connected to the German word lilie meaning "lily".

Related Names

DiminutiveLisette(French)
Masculine FormsLilian(French) Károly(Hungarian)
Other Languages & CulturesCharlize(Afrikaans) Carolina(Ancient Germanic) Iulia, Julia(Ancient Roman) Zabel(Armenian) Elixabete(Basque) Yulia, Yuliya(Belarusian) Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth, Julia(Biblical) Elisabet(Biblical Greek) Elisheva(Biblical Hebrew) Elisabeth(Biblical Latin) Elisaveta, Elizabet, Liliya, Lilyana, Yuliya(Bulgarian) Carla, Elisabet, Júlia(Catalan) Ghjulia(Corsican) Elizabeta, Julija, Karla, Karolina, Ljiljana, Ela, Ljilja(Croatian) Alžběta, Julie, Karla, Karolína, Eliška, Kája(Czech) Caroline, Elisabeth, Isabella, Julia, Julie, Karla, Karoline, Lilli, Lilly, Eli, Elisabet, Elise, Ella, Else, Ina, Karolina, Lina, Line, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Lissi(Danish) Carla, Carlijn, Carola, Carolien, Caroline, Elisabeth, Isabeau, Isabel, Isabella, Isabelle, Julia, Julie, Karlijn, Betje, Elise, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Ilse, Isa, Juul, Lia, Lieke, Lien, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa, Lize(Dutch) Carla, Carlene, Carlyn, Carolina, Caroline, Charla, Charlee, Charleigh, Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Isabel, Isabelle, Julia, Julie, Lilian, Lillia, Lillian, Lily, Babette, Belle, Bess, Bessie, Beth, Betsy, Bette, Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Buffy, Caleigh, Cali, Calleigh, Callie, Cari, Carol, Carolyn, Carrie, Carrol, Carry, Caryl, Elisa, Elise, Elissa, Eliza, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Elly, Elsa, Elsabeth, Elsie, Elyse, Elyzabeth, Ibbie, Ina, Isabella, Isbel, Isebella, Issy, Izabelle, Izzy, Jools, Jules, Juliet, Kali, Kalie, Kallie, Karolyn, Karrie, Leanna, Leesa, Liana, Libbie, Libby, Liddy, Liliana, Lilianna, Lilibet, Lilibeth, Lilliana, Lillie, Lilly, Lina, Lisa, Lise, Lisette, Liz, Liza, Lizbeth, Lizette, Lizzie, Lizzy, Lyanna, Lysette, Tetty(English) Eliisabet, Karoliina, Elo, Liina, Liis, Liisa, Liisi, Liisu(Estonian) Lilja(Faroese) Elisabet, Isabella, Julia, Karoliina, Lilja, Eliisa, Elisa, Ella, Elsa, Iina, Iisa, Liina, Liisa, Liisi, Lilli(Finnish) Bet, Lys(Frisian) Sabela, Xulia(Galician) Elisabed, Eliso, Eliza, Liza(Georgian) Elisavet(Greek) Elikapeka(Hawaiian) Elisheva(Hebrew) Julitta(History) Elísabet, Ísabella, Lilja, Elsa(Icelandic) Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Iúile, Líle, Sibéal(Irish) Carla, Carola, Carolina, Elisabetta, Giulia, Isabella, Lilia, Liliana, Bettina, Elisa, Elsa, Giulietta, Isa, Liana, Lina, Lisa(Italian) Elizabete, Jūlija, Lilija, Elīza(Latvian) Bet, Betje(Limburgish) Elžbieta, Julija, Karolina, Lilija, Elzė, Lina(Lithuanian) Elisaveta, Karolina, Liljana, Beti, Veta(Macedonian) Ealisaid(Manx) Ibb(Medieval English) Isabeau(Medieval French) Isabel(Medieval Occitan) Caroline, Elisabeth, Isabella, Julia, Julie, Karla, Karoline, Lilly, Eli, Elisabet, Elise, Ella, Else, Ina, Karolina, Lina, Line, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Liss(Norwegian) Isabèl(Occitan) Elżbieta, Izabela, Izabella, Julia, Karola, Karolina, Liliana, Lilianna, Ela, Eliza, Iza, Julita(Polish) Carla, Carolina, Isabel, Júlia, Liliana, Belinha, Elisa, Elisabete, Elizabete, Isabela, Julieta, Julinha, Liana(Portuguese) Lílian, Eliza, Izabel(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Elisabeta, Isabela, Isabella, Iulia, Liliana, Liana(Romanian) Elizaveta, Julia, Juliya, Lilia, Liliya, Lilya, Yelizaveta, Yulia, Yuliya, Liza, Lizaveta(Russian) Ealasaid, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel, Lileas, Lilias, Lillias, Beileag(Scottish) Jelisaveta, Ljiljana, Ela, Jela, Ljilja(Serbian) Alžbeta, Júlia, Karolína, Eliška(Slovak) Elizabeta, Julija, Karolina, Lilijana, Ela, Ina, Inja, Špela(Slovene) Carla, Carolina, Isabel, Julia, Lilia, Liliana, Ysabel, Eli, Elisa, Elisabet, Isa, Isabela, Julieta, Lina(Spanish) Carola, Carolina, Caroline, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Julia, Karla, Karolina, Lilly, Elise, Ella, Elsa, Elsie, Ina, Lina, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise(Swedish) Julia, Juliya, Lilia, Liliya, Lilya, Yelyzaveta, Yulia, Yuliya, Yelysaveta(Ukrainian) Bethan(Welsh)
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Hungary: July 11

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Entry updated November 20, 2020