WhatName

Names starting with Ab

Abiyram - Hebrew name meaning "my father is exalted." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Hiel the Bethelite, and the name of a son of Eliab who joined Korah in his rebellion against Moses. Also spelled Aviram.
Abele - Italian form of Hebrew Hebel, meaning "breath, breathing."
Abel -  In the bible, this is the name of the second son of Adam and Eve who was killed by his jealous brother Cain. Anglicized form of Greek Habel, meaning "vanity," i.e. "transitory." 
Abungu - African Luo name meaning "of the forest."
Abbott - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning"abbot, father, priest," from Latin abbas "priest," from Greek abbas, from Aramaic aba "father." First used as a forename in the 19th century. 
Abioye - African Yoruba name meaning "borninto royalty."
Abdullah - Variant spelling of Arabic Abd-Allah, meaning "servant of God."
Abhilasha - Hindi name meaning "desire."
Abha - Hindi name meaning "light, shining."
Abbey -   Pet form of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abubakar - African Kenyan name meaning "noble."
Abrahamus - Latin form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude."
Abiud - Anglicized form of Greek Abioud, meaning "my father is majesty." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Bela.
Abbot - Variant spelling of English Abbott, meaning "abbot, father, priest."
Abiy - Hebrew name meaning "my father." In the bible, this is the name of the mother of King Hezekiah. Also spelled Avi.
Abelio - Variant spelling of Celtic Abellio, meaning "green growing one."
Abbas - Arabic name meaning "austere." 
Abishag - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abiyshag, meaning "my father is a wanderer" or "father of error." In the bible, this is the name of a young girl who cared for David in his old age. 
Abelard - Old German name, meaning "noble strength." 
Abia - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyah, meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. 
Abuto - African Luo name meaning "I have hidden."
Abukcheech - Native American Algonquin name meaning "mouse."
Abrax - Greek name meaning "shining one." In mythology, this is the name of one of the steeds of Aurora. The other is Phaeton.
Abbigale - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abdima - Variant spelling of Aramaic Avdima, meaning "destruction, loss."
Abida - Arabic name meaning "she who worships." Compare with masculine Abida.
Abrafo - African Ghanaian name meaning "warrior" or "executioner." Originally, it was a byname for a troublemaker or someone who is hyper.
Abnor - English variant spelling of Hebrew Abner, meaning "father of light."
Abeiron - Greek form of Hebrew Abiyram, meaning "my father is exalted." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Hiel the Bethelite, and the name of a son of Eliab who joined Korah in his rebellion against Moses. This spelling is rarely used. Abiron is used in the Septuagint.
Abraxas - Greek myth name of one of the horses belonging to the sun god Helios. It is also the name of a demon of lies and deceit. The letters of the name add up to 365, the number of days in the year. It has been found in Greek magical texts and may be related to the word abracadabra which may derive from Aramaic avra kedabra, meaning "I will create as I speak."
Abihail - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyhayil, meaning "father of might." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Esther, a Levite who was the head of the house of Merari, and several other characters.
Abiram - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abiyram, meaning "my father is exalted." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Hiel the Bethelite, and the name of a son of Eliab who joined Korah in his rebellion against Moses.
Abdel - Variant spelling of Arabic Abdul, meaning "servant of the."
Abishalom - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abiyshalowm, meaning "father of peace." In the bible, this is the name of the father-in-law of Rehoboam. 
Abioud - Greek name meaning "my father is majesty." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Bela.
Abey - Variant spelling of Hebrew Abie, meaning "father of a multitude."
Abba - Aramaic name meaning "father."
Abbygael - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abrahán - Spanish form of Latin Abrahamus, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abigall - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abner - Hebrew name meaning "father of light." In the bible, this is the name of a cousin of Saul who was also a commander of his army. In use by the English. Also spelled Avner.
Abracham - Irish form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude."
Abraham - Hebrew name meaning "father of a multitude." In the bible, this is the name of the founding patriarch of the Israelites. Also spelled Avraham.
Abnur - English variant spelling of Hebrew Abner, meaning "father of light."
Abd - Arabic name element meaning "servant of."
Able - Variant spelling of English Abel, meaning "vanity," i.e. "transitory."
Abrahana - Dutch feminine form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abisha - Perhaps a short form of English Abishalom, meaning "father of peace." 
Abrianna - English feminine form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abbygail - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abiydan - Hebrew name meaning "my father is judge." In the bible, this is the name of a leader of the tribe of Benjamin. Also spelled Avidan.
Abraám - Old Spanish form of Latin Abrahamus, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Absalom - Contracted form of English Abishalom, meaning "father of peace." In the bible, this is the name of a son of king David. 
Aboyo - African Luo name meaning "one who saunters."
Abla - Arabic name meaning "perfectly-formed."
Abelle - French form of Spanish Abella, possibly meaning "bee."
Abiyshag - Hebrew name meaning "my father is a wanderer" or "father of error." In the bible, this is the name of a young girl who cared for David in his old age. Also spelled Avishag.
Abelia -  From the Latin name of a genus of "honeysuckle." 
Abena - African Akan name meaning "born on Tuesday."
Abedabun - Native American Chippewa name meaning"dawn; sight of day."
Abella - From the Spanish surname, of uncertain etymology. The name was originally a Catalan byname for a bee-keeper or small and active (as a bee) person. It may, therefore, have been derived from Latin apicula, meaning "bee." 
Abelone - Danish form of Greek Apollonia, meaning "of Apollo."
Abellona - Danish form of Latin Apollonia, meaning "of Apollo."
Abagale - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abimbola - African Yoruba name meaning"born to wealth."
Abegayle - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abeque - Variant spelling of Native American Chippewa Abequa, meaning "stays at home."
Abnar - English variant spelling of Hebrew Abner, meaning "father of light."
Abilene - Modern English name derived from Greek Abilēnē, the biblical name of a region belonging to the city of Abila, meaning "grassy meadow."
Abdon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abdown, meaning "servant, worshiper." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including one of the judges who ruled over Israel. 
Abby -   Pet form of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abhay - Hindi name meaning "brave; fearless."
Abran - Breton form of Hebrew Abram, meaning "father of elevation." 
Abellio - Celtic name of a god of apple trees, meaning "green growing one." 
Abell - Variant spelling of English Abel, meaning "vanity," i.e. "transitory."
Abaddōn - Greek name derived from Hebrew abaddown, meaning "destruction, ruination." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the place of destruction. And it is a name given to the angel of the bottomless pit, the Destroyer Apollyōn. 
Abelionni - Variant form of Celtic Abellio, meaning "green growing one."
Abrahamo - Esperanto form of Latin Abrahamus, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abigail -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Abigayil, meaning "father rejoices." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King David. 
Abigael - Danish and Norwegian form of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abelie - Italian form of Latin Abelia, the name of a genus of "honeysuckle." 
Abiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyah, meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. 
Ab - Short form of English Abner, meaning "father of light."
Abichail - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Abiyhayil, meaning "father of might." 
Abott - Variant spelling of English Abbott, meaning "father."
Abi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abiy, meaning "my father." In the bible, this is the name of the mother of King Hezekiah. Compare with masculine Abi. 
Abiageal - Irish form of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abidah - Variant spelling of Arabic Abida, meaning"she who worships." 
Abegail - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abbie -   Pet form of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abidan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abiydan, meaning "my father is judge." In the bible, this is the name of a leader of the tribe of Benjamin.
Abaegayle - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abelardus - Latin form of German Abelard, meaning "noble strength."
Abarrane - Basque feminine form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abagael - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abagail - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abdul-malik - Variant spelling of Arabic Abd-al-Malik, meaning "servant of the king."
Abiron - Greek form of Hebrew Abiyram, meaning "my father is exalted." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Hiel the Bethelite, and the name of a son of Eliab who joined Korah in his rebellion against Moses. Also spelled Abeiron.
Abbigayle - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abdown - Hebrew name meaning "servant, worshiper." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including one of the judges who ruled over Israel. Also spelled Avdon.
Abdul - Arabic name element meaning "servant of the."
Ablah - Variant spelling of Arabic Abla, meaning "perfectly-formed."
Abbygale - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abednego - Babylonian name meaning "servant of Nebo." In the bible, this is the name given to Azariah by Nebuchadnezzar after he survives the fiery furnace. 
Abigayle - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abigil - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abbán - Irish name meaning "little abbot."
Abarran - Basque form of Latin Abrahamus, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abd-al-rahman - Arabic name meaning "servant of the merciful one."
Abihayil - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Abiyhayil, meaning "father of might." 
Abe - Short form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude," and other names beginning with Ab-.
Abaigeal - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abot - Variant spelling of English Abbott, meaning "father."
Abd-al-malik - Arabic name meaning "servant of the king."
Absalon - Scandinavian form of Hebrew Abiyshalowm, meaning "father of peace." 
Abooksigun - Native American Algonquin name meaning "wildcat."
Abisai - Variant spelling of English Abishai, meaning "my father is Jesse" or "my father is a gift." 
Abihu - Anglicized form of Hebrew Abiyhuw, meaning "he is (my) father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Aaron who was slain (along with his brother Nadab) by God for offering incense contrary to the law. 
Abeni - African Yoruba name meaning "we asked for her and we got her."
Abaven - Armenian name meaning "protector."
Abrahamit - Feminine form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude." Also spelled Avrahamit.
Abd-al - Variant spelling of Arabic Abdul, meaning "servant of the."
Abijah - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyah, meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. 
Abílio - Portuguese name meaning"able; proficient; skillful."
Abiyhuw - Hebrew name meaning "he is (my) father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Aaron who was slain (along with his brother Nadab) by God for offering incense contrary to the law. 
Abie - Pet form of Hebrew Abe, meaning "father of a multitude."
Abra - Short form of Hebrew Abrahamit, meaning "father of a multitude." This name was popular in 17th century England. Also spelled Avra.
Abiyshalowm - Hebrew name meaning "father of peace." In the bible, this is the name of the father-in-law of Rehoboam. Also spelled Avishalom and Avshalom. 
Abiyah - Hebrew unisex name meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. Also spelled Aviyah.
Abequa - Native American Chippewa name meaning"stays at home." 
Abbigail - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abirad - Armenian name meaning "miserable."
Abaigael - Variant spelling of English Abigail, meaning "father rejoices."
Abelardo - Spanish form of Latin Abelardus, meaning "noble strength."
Abigayil - Hebrew name meaning "father rejoices." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King David. Also spelled Avigayil.
Abiyhayil - Hebrew unisex name meaning "father of might." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Rehoboam, the father of Esther, a Levite who was the head of the house of Merari, and several other characters. Abihail is the Anglicized form. Also spelled Avichayil.
Absolon - French form of Hebrew Abiyshalowm, meaning "father of peace." 
Abiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyah, meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. 
Abichail - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Abiyhayil, meaning "father of might." 
Abidah - Variant spelling of English Abida, meaning "father of knowledge."
Abihail - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyhayil, meaning "father of might." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Esther, a Levite who was the head of the house of Merari, and several other characters.
Abihayil - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Abiyhayil, meaning "father of might." 
Abijah - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyah, meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. 
Abiyah - Hebrew unisex name meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. Also spelled Aviyah.
Abiyhayil - Hebrew unisex name meaning "father of might." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Rehoboam, the father of Esther, a Levite who was the head of the house of Merari, and several other characters. Abihail is the Anglicized form. Also spelled Avichayil.
Abraam - Greek form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude." In the bible, this is the name of the founding patriarch of the Israelites.
Abrahan - Portuguese form of Latin Abrahamus, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Abaddon - Anglicized form of Greek Abaddōn, meaning "destruction, ruination." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the place of destruction. And it is a name given to the angel of the bottomless pit, the Destroyer Apollyon. 
Abi - Pet form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude." Also spelled Avi. Compare with feminine Abi.
Abia - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Abiyah, meaning "Yahweh is my father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Samuel, the mother of Hezekiah, a member of the tribe of Benjamin, a king of Judah, and several other characters. 

© WHATNAME.NET