Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Abbey (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Abel (#125 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Abner (#1018), Abe (#1841), Abbas (#1941), Ebbie, Abbott, Abbie and Ab. Other variants, like Abnor, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Abbey was at its highest in 2015 (AVERAGE #1615), except for the version Abe which has fallen out of fashion. Abel is the most chic baby name in this compilation. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)
Abbey is pronounced similarly to Abey, Abia, Abiah, Abie and Obie▼. Other recommended names are Abdel, Abeer, Abiel, Able, Abyel, Acey, Adley, Adney, Alben, Alby, Alfey, Algey, Alley, Amby, Arley, Arney, Ashbey, Atley, Aube, Auben, Aubery (see Aubrey), Aubrey▼, Aubry, Audey, Bobbey, Cobey, Hobey, Kobey and Tobey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Abbey.