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).
MASCULINE FORM AbbeyCREATIVE 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). 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.