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What does Abgail mean?

Abgail Pronunciation of Abgail [ab-gail] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and Abgail means "father of exaltation". Abgail is an alternate spelling of Abigail (Hebrew).


27 different relations via Abigail: Abagael, Abagail, Abagale, Abageal, Abagil, Abaigael, Abba, Abbegail, Abbi, Abbie, Abbigael, Abbigai, Abbigail, Abbygael, Abbygail, Abegail, Abegale, Abi, Abigael, Abigal, Abigale, Abigall, Abigayl, Abigayle, Abigel, Abigil and Gail.

Creative forms:
(female) Angail, ..

(male) Abael, Abal, ..

Middle name pairings:
Abgail Camilla (A.C.), ..

How popular is Abgail?

Abgail is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Abgail is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Abagail (#1935 in 2015), Abbi, Abbie (#1180), Abbigail (#1031), Abbygail (#1508), Abi, Abigail (#7), Abigale (#1812), Abigayle (#1884) and Gail are the popular alternative forms of Abgail (not ranked). Other variants, like Abaigael, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Abgail was more pronounced among parents a decade ago (adoption of 1.21%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.81%, down 33%), with forms such as Gail becoming less stylish. Abigail is the most fashionable baby name among these. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Abagail, Abbi, Abbie, Abbigail, Abbygail in U.S.

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Abbi, Abbie, Abi, Abigail outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Abame, Abebi, Abelia, Abia, Abiah, Abila, Abir, Abital, Abra, Abraba, Abrah, Abri, Abril, Adair, Adal, Addal (see Adalia), Adlai, Agace, Agacia, Agafi, Agafia, Agape, Agapi, Agapit, Agata, Agate, Agave, Aggi, Aggie, Agi, Agie, Aglaia, Agnie, Aimil, Aipril, Alaia, Alair, Alais, Altair, Amahl, Amaia, Amal, Amil, Anais, Angel, Angell, Angie, Angil, Angila, Annais, Anngil, April, Argia, Atal, Aural, Avaril, Averil, Avigail, Avigayil (see Avichayil), Avril and Dail. These names tend to be more commonly used than Abgail.

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