Meaning and name origin
Abbegail \a-bbe-gail\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Abbegail is "father of exaltation". Abbegail is a variant of Abigail (Hebrew); biblical: the name of King David's third wife, described as "good in discretion and beautiful in form".
Abbegail has 20 variant forms: Abagael, Abagail, Abagale, Abaigael, Abbegale, Abbigael, Abbigail▼, Abbigale, Abbigayle, Abbygael, Abbygail, Abbygale, Abegail, Abegale, Abigael, Abigal, Abigale▼, Abigall, Abigayl, Abigayle▼.
Abbegail is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Abbegail and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Abigail (#8), Abbigail (#857), Abigayle, Abagail and Abigale. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Abgail. Like Abbegail, this name is not commonly used.