Abigail meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Abigail No. of characters: 7 Gender: Origin of Abigaíl: English German Biblical Biblical Latin Hebrew
How to pronounce Abigail a-bi-ga-íl What does my name mean? Meaning of Abigaíl: Father in Rejoicing, The Intelligent, Another form of Abigail, Gives Joy, Father's Joy, Father of Exaltation, Head of a Monastery Names that rhyme with Abigaïl Koumaïl, Smaïl, Souhaïl, TaïlFamous people named Abigaïl Names like Abigaïl Abigaïl Namesakes Related Names: Abi, Abia, Abiageal, Abiah, Abian, Abianna, Abibail, Abid, Abida, Abidan, Abie, Abiegail, Abiel, Abiela, Abiella, Abiezer, Abigaël, Abigaëlle, Abigaïl, Abigael Comments :Abigail is a female first name Hebrew origin. Abigail is a unisex name. In the Tanakh , the Hebrew Bible, the name אֲבִיגַיִל, (comes 'abīgayil , Abigail) for two different women before: for a daughter of Jesse ( 1 Chr 2.16 to 17 EU ) and sister of David and for the wife of Nabal , the one later Women David is ( 1 Sam 25 EU ). In the Jewish tradition, the widow of Nabal deemed prophetess. In addition, the variant אֲבִיגַל (exists 'abīgal , Abigail) as the name of the daughter of Nahas and mother of Amasa ( 2 Sam 17,25 EU ). The name is composed of אָב 'AV ' father 'and the root גיל gjl "rejoice, rejoice". Abigail can thus be translated as "my father shout" or "my father is joy". But it is interpreted sometimes as "principal of the dance" and "Vortänzerin". In Germany, the name comes before the 16th century, but only sporadically. In the US and in Australia, however, the name is very popular. For example, he was in Australia in 2004 at No. 3 of the most awarded female names, 2005 in the USA 4th place. Variants of the name: Abigail, diminutive: Abbie, Abby (variants: Abagael, Abagail, Abagale, Abageal, Abagil, Abaigael. - Kum Kivi Popularity of Abigail

Search english names by qualities, Note: use only one quality at a time for better results.
  How to choose a name for your baby  

Other variants of Abigail :Abigaia 'Avigayil Apikalia Avigail Abigél Abi Abigaíl  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
 English Girl Names  :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Get the meaning of Abigail and celebrities who also shares the same name and some names related to Abigail, english baby names list, list of names in english. Know what does Abigail mean? This website serves as the extended english names list which will help in naming your child.
Share your opinion on Abigail
Enter Code: