Origin and popularity
Abigail, of Hebrew origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.
People having the name Abigail are in general originating from United Kingdom, United States of America.
For another variant of the name Abigail across the world, see Avigail.
Name meaning of Abigail
- Source of joy
- Father in rejoicing
- Name Number: 5
- Interpretation: Motion, Change, Freedom, Diversity, Liberty, Choice, Interest, Search, Risk, Danger, Fear
Popularity of the given name
The name Abigail is ranked on the 834ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.
We estimate that there are at least 309300 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.01% of the population.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
The name Abigail has seven characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.
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