Elisabet

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Dutch[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Elisabet f

  1. Elizabeth, mother of John the Baptist.

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈelisɑbet]
  • Hyphenation: E‧li‧sa‧bet

Proper noun[edit]

Elisabet

  1. Elizabeth, mother of John the Baptist
  2. A female given name.

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This form does not fit Finnish phonlogy well, and so children are rarely given it as a first name, though they are sometimes given it as a middle name. The most common vernacular form is Liisa.

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Elisabet

  1. Elizabeth (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, usually spelled Elisabeth.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Elisabet

  1. Elizabeth (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, also spelled Elisabeth.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Popular as a middle name.

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References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 151 080 females with the given name Elisabet (compared to 201 328 named Elisabeth) living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 19th century. Accessed on 19 June 2011.