Meaning and name origin
Abbye \a-bb-ye\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Abbye is "father of exaltation". Abbye is a variant of Abigail (Hebrew); biblical: the name of King David's third wife, described as "good in discretion and beautiful in form".
Abbye 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 Abbye and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Abigail (#8), Abby (#389), Abbie, Abbi and Abbey. (2014 statistics).