Names.org

Tip: Try the names of friends, pets, celebrities, and fictional characters

First Name
38k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
105
in the U.S.
in 2010

Bettie

Girls
Boys
First
Last
More Popular Potential Spellings
Nicknames and Given Names for Bettie

How popular is the baby name Bettie in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 113 113 0
1881 103 103 0
1882 136 136 0
1883 130 130 0
1884 118 118 0
1885 127 127 0
1886 141 141 0
1887 117 117 0
1888 169 169 0
1889 144 144 0
1890 136 136 0
1891 138 138 0
1892 155 155 0
1893 129 129 0
1894 118 118 0
1895 133 133 0
1896 125 125 0
1897 138 138 0
1898 150 150 0
1899 135 135 0
1900 167 167 0
1901 111 111 0
1902 145 145 0
1903 123 123 0
1904 155 155 0
1905 128 128 0
1906 110 110 0
1907 157 157 0
1908 130 130 0
1909 137 137 0
1910 166 166 0
1911 153 153 0
1912 191 191 0
1913 216 216 0
1914 256 256 0
1915 347 347 0
1916 339 339 0
1917 447 447 0
1918 522 522 0
1919 608 608 0
1920 777 777 0
1921 818 818 0
1922 868 868 0
1923 1,062 1,057 5
1924 1,234 1,229 5
1925 1,204 1,204 0
1926 1,188 1,182 6
1927 1,078 1,073 5
1928 1,098 1,098 0
1929 1,034 1,028 6
1930 1,009 1,004 5
1931 1,032 1,032 0
1932 1,004 999 5
1933 933 922 11
1934 918 918 0
1935 830 830 0
1936 831 825 6
1937 762 762 0
1938 878 869 9
1939 780 775 5
1940 749 749 0
1941 736 731 5
1942 724 724 0
1943 782 782 0
1944 719 719 0
1945 696 691 5
1946 680 680 0
1947 649 649 0
1948 616 616 0
1949 537 537 0
1950 437 437 0
1951 491 491 0
1952 371 371 0
1953 325 325 0
1954 322 322 0
1955 278 278 0
1956 244 244 0
1957 274 274 0
1958 204 204 0
1959 235 230 5
1960 174 174 0
1961 144 144 0
1962 119 119 0
1963 100 100 0
1964 98 98 0
1965 75 75 0
1966 68 68 0
1967 62 62 0
1968 63 63 0
1969 66 66 0
1970 53 53 0
1971 53 53 0
1972 32 32 0
1973 36 36 0
1974 29 29 0
1975 28 28 0
1976 20 20 0
1977 27 27 0
1978 18 18 0
1979 26 26 0
1980 23 23 0
1981 17 17 0
1982 17 17 0
1983 24 24 0
1984 14 14 0
1985 16 16 0
1986 14 14 0
1987 19 19 0
1988 11 11 0
1989 20 20 0
1990 11 11 0
1991 11 11 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 6 6 0
1996 10 10 0
1997 8 8 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 9 9 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 9 9 0
2002 7 7 0
2004 6 6 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 10 10 0
2007 12 12 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 13 13 0
2010 13 13 0
2011 17 17 0
2012 13 13 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 16 16 0
2015 9 9 0

Fun Facts about the name Bettie

  • How many people with the first name Bettie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 38,385 babies born with the first name Bettie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bettie to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bettie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 113 new born babies.
  • When was Bettie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bettie is Saturday, February 1st, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Bettie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bettie was in 1924 with a total of 1,229 babies. That's a lot of babies named Bettie!
  • Random Bettie Factoid: According to the 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bettie ranks 100th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, 74 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1940.
  • Weird things about the name Bettie: Your name in reverse order is Eitteb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Btitee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bettie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 105 people with the last name Bettie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bettie? Bettie is one of the most unique last names recorded.
Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Bettie popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Bettie as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Bettie as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in Mississippi, North Carolina, or Alabama.

Popularity of Bettie as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Bettie as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Tennessee, Florida, or Alabama.

Common last names for Bettie

  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Davis
  • Brown
  • Taylor
  • Moore
  • Harris
  • Miller
  • Robinson
  • Wilson
  • White
  • Thomas
  • Carter
  • Anderson
  • Allen
  • Clark

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bettie U.S.
  White 54.29% 64.26%
  African American 42.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bettie

People with the last name Bettie are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Bettie" mean? The list below shows the origins of Bettie as well as things modernly associated with the name Bettie such as celebrities named Bettie.

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Elizabeth

Notable Persons With the Name Bettie

Bettie Page

Bettie Page was a model and model (people). Bettie was given the name Bettie Mae Page on April 22nd, 1923 in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. She left this life on December 11th, 2008.

Popularity:

Bettie Cilliers-Barnard

Bettie Cilliers-Barnard was an artist. Bettie was born on November 18th, 1914 in Rustenburg. She passed away on September 15th, 2010.

Popularity:

Bettie Hewes

Bettie Hewes was an MLA for Edmonton-Gold Bar. Bettie was born on March 12th, 1924 in Brampton. She died on November 6th, 2001.

Popularity:

Bettie de Jong

Bettie de Jong is a famous somebody. Bettie was born on May 1st, 1933 in Kota Tanjungbalai.

Popularity:

Bettie M Steinberg

Bettie M Steinberg is a scientist.

Popularity:

What does the name Bettie mean?

Bis for befriend, it is so easy for you.

Eis for excite, your spirit is catching!

Tis for tasteful, the way you communicate.

Tis for treasure, that of your friendship.

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Eis for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

Name poster for Bettie

Name poster for Bettie(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

Also see our other name lists.

Names Searched Right Now

<100 Sathish
<100 Skilyn
<100 Gaanvi
<100 Athira
1k Meena
174k Blake
<100 Mhiz
<100 Dhanik