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What does Abagail mean?

Abagail Pronunciation of Abagail [aba-gail] as a girls' name has its root in Hebrew, and Abagail means "father of exaltation". Abagail is a version of Abigail (Hebrew).


Abagail has 20 variants: Abagael, Abagale, Abaigael, Abbegail, Abbegale, Abbigael, Abbigail, Abbigale, Abbigayle, Abbygael, Abbygail, Abbygale, Abegail, Abegale, Abigael, Abigal, Abigale, Abigall, Abigayl and Abigayle.

6 more related forms via Abigail: Abageal, Abagil, Abbigai, Abgail, Abigel and Abigil.

Creative forms:
(female) Alegail, Nagail, ..

(male) Abaael, Abaal, ..

Middle name pairings:
Abagail Luna (A.L.), ..

How popular is Abagail?

Abagail is an unusual given name for females. Abagail is an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Abagail entered the list in 1993 and reached its apex position of #869 in the U.S. in 2003, and is at #1935 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Abagail name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Abagail outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Abbigail (#1031 via latest list), Abbigale, Abbigayle, Abbygail (#1508), Abigail (#7), Abigale (#1812) and Abigayle (#1884) are the prominent alternative forms of Abagail (#1935 via latest list). These forms of Abagail were popular 13 years ago (adoption of 1.2%) and are somewhat less widespread today (adoption 0.8%, 33%). Abigail is the most contemporarily stylish baby name among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Abagail, Abbigail, Abbigale, Abbigayle, Abbygail in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Abigail, Abigale, Abigayle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Abigail outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Abital, Abril, Alagria, Angil, Anngil, Avaril, Avigail and Avigayil (see Avichayil). Like Abagail, these names are not commonly used.

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