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ɪˈlɪz ə bəθEl·iz·a·beth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Elizabeth, Elizabeth II(noun)

    daughter of George VI who became the Queen of England and Northern Ireland in 1952 on the death of her father (1926-)

    "Elizabeth II is the head of state in Great Britain"

  2. Elizabeth, Elizabeth I(noun)

    Queen of England from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; she succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated; her reign was marked by prosperity and literary genius (1533-1603)


  1. Elizabeth(prop. n.)

    Saint Elizabeth of Hungary; Born at Presburg, Hungary 1207, died died at Marburg, Germany, Nov. 19, 1231. She was a Hungarian princess, daughter of Andrew II. of Hungary, and wife of Louis, landgrave of Thuringia, celebrated for her sanctity.

  2. Elizabeth(prop. n.)

    a city in Union County in northeastern New Jersy, pop. ca. 106,000. It lies between Newark to the north and Linden to the south, and has a large port, regulated by the Port of New York Authority. It also contains most of the runway area of the Newark International Airport.

  3. Origin: [a proper name from the Hebrew, probably meaning God of the oath or oath of God.]


  1. Elizabeth(ProperNoun)

    , popular since the 16th century.

  2. Elizabeth(ProperNoun)

    The mother of John the Baptist; Elisabeth in later versions of the Bible.

  3. Elizabeth(ProperNoun)

    Elisheba, the wife of Aaron.

  4. Origin: From the Ἐλισάβετ, a transliteration of the Old Testament אלישבע. See El


  1. Elizabeth

    Elizabeth is a city in Union County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city had a total population of 124,969, retaining its ranking as New Jersey's fourth largest city. The population increased by 4,401 from the 120,568 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 10,566 from the 110,002 counted in the 1990 Census. It is the county seat of Union County. In 2008, Elizabeth was named one of "America's 50 Greenest Cities" by Popular Science magazine, the only city in New Jersey selected.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Elizabeth

    sister of Louis XVI.; was guillotined (1764-1794).

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Elizabeth' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2829

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Elizabeth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3453

How to pronounce Elizabeth?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Elizabeth in sign language?

  1. elizabeth


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Elizabeth in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Elizabeth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Elizabeth in a Sentence

  1. Virginia Cooksey:

    Elizabeth is a very tough patient.

  2. Eric Holder:

    Nevertheless, Elizabeth Warren persisted.

  3. Charles Lenchner:

    We are will extend ourselves for Elizabeth Warren.

  4. Bruce Mann:

    Oh, she'd be so proud. She loved Elizabeth dearly.

  5. King Henry III of France:

    Putain Public (reference to Elizabeth I- means public whore)

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