What does Abbie mean?
Abbie [ab-bie] as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Abbie) is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of Abbie is "father of exaltation". Abbie is an alternate spelling of Abigail (Hebrew).
1 masculine form: Abbey.Creative forms:
(female) Aibie, Aubie, ..
(male) Ababe, Abrit, .. Middle name pairings:
Abbie August (A.A.), ..
How popular is Abbie?
Abbie is a very popular first name for women (#1041 out of 4276, Top 24%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Abbie entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest position of #197 in the U.S. then, and is at #1180 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Abigail (#7 last year), Abby (#437), Abbey (#1411), Abi, Abbi, Abbigale and Abbe are the prominent variation forms of Abbie (#1180 last year). These relations of Abbie were popular as birth names in 2002 (usage of 1.3%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.8%, down 36.5%), with versions like Abbey going out of style. Abigail is the most contemporarily stylish girl name among these.
Abbie▼ is pronounced similarly to Abia, Abiah, Ebba and Ibbie. Other suggested similar names are Abame, Abebi, Abir, Abree, Abri, Abril, Addie▼, Adie, Adrie, Aggie, Agie, Agnie, Ailie, Aimie, Albia, Albine, Alfie, Alie, Allie▲, Alvie, Ambre, Amie▼, Ammie, Andie, Angie▼, Annie▼, Arie, Arlie, Arrie, Artie▼, Ashbie, Athie, Attie, Aubine, Aubre, Aubrie, Audie▼, Avie, Avrie, Babbie, Bobbie▼, Bobie, Debbie▼, Gabbie, Jobie, Libbie▼, Rebbie, Robbie▼, Rubie▼, Tabbie and Tibbie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Abbie.See names in meaning and etymology.