Meaning:God's promise; God is my oath
Originally a nickname for Elizabeth and Beatrice, 16th-century Bessy has earned its place as a beloved name for girls. With its pious meanings “God’s promise” and “God is my oath,” Bessy comes in strong with those faithful vibes, having derived from the Hebrew Elisheva. With its smooth, retro charm, Bessy is a worthy contender for parents considering vintage names.
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