Popularity:21759
Origin:Hebrew
Meaning:God is my oath
There are loads of wonderful names to choose from, but this one is simply the Bess! A feminine name of Hebrew origin, Bess is a charming moniker meaning “God is my oath.” This would be an ideal pick if you want baby’s name to celebrate their faith. It is also a gem that has stood the test of time, having been particularly popular during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. A charming alternative to Beth or Betsy, Bess has a distinctive quality that you are bound to appreciate.

Famous People Named Bess

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  • Bess Truman
    United States First Lady
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