What does Abe mean?
(male) Ambe, Are, ..
(female) Abah, Abee, .. Middle name pairings:
Abe Samir (A.S.), ..
How popular is Abe?
Abe is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#854 out of 1220, Top 70%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#9930 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Abe reached its peak position of #247 in the U.S. in the 1890s, and is presently at #1841. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Abe (#1841 the previous year) are Ab, Abbie, Abbott, Abel (#125 the previous year), Abie, Abner (#1018), Abraham (#170), Abram (#383), Avi (#946) and Ebbie. Other variants, like Abran, are seldom used. These forms of Abe are at the peak of their popularity today (usage of 0.37%), except for the version Abe which has become less fashionable. Abraham is the continual favorite, though Abel is now ranked higher.
Abe▼ is alike in pronunciation to Abbe, Aube, Ebbe, Ib, Web, Webb and Weeb. Other suggested similar names are Able, Abo, Ace▲, Ade, Ase, Ave and Axe. These names tend to be less frequently used than Abe.