Name Ab - meaning, origin, popularity 

Ab name meaning

What does Ab mean?

Gender: Boy
Origin: Arabic, Old English, Germanic and Hebrew
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: Lion, Looking Austere, Stern, Frowning One, A Family Name, Severe, Somber, Furrowing His Brows and Father
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Persistent and Predominant Old English, Germanic, Hebrew and Arabic Ab is a baby boy name. Ab is version of persistent and predominant Abbott. Commonly used in English persistent and predominant, Abbott, meaning of Abbott is "Father" is of Old English origin. Also. Ab is variation of Abbas.

Variants of Ab

Abb, Abbas, Abbott, Abas

Names that rhyme with Ab

How popular is the name Ab?

Ab is a unique baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1880 and was able to reach the top 900 names. In 1885, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 836 on boy names chart when 41 babies were named Ab. There are over 362 babies that have been given the name Ab in United States. But Ab is a popular baby name in India where every 1 in 100000 have the name as well as in Bangladesh. At least, 40000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our findings.

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Here's what numbers has to say about Ab

You are a daydreamer who can spend hours of wandering your imaginative world. You are innovative and like to plan but enjoy when spontaneity kicks in. Giving up is never an option for you. Unrestricted lifestyle is your mark. You never come up with a plan to achieve something but make your way as you go. You are all about independence, and like to have your own possessions because you like to enjoy luxury but not at any prize.

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Famous people named Ab

    Ab Tresling, Dutch field hockey player
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  • Ab McDonald, Canadian ice hockey forward
  • Ab DeMarco, Albert George DeMarco, Sr
  • Ab Klink, former Dutch politician of Christian Democratic Appeal
  • Ab DeMarco Jr., Albert Thomas "Ab" DeMarco Jr
  • Ab Jenkins, professional race car driver
  • Actor Ab Abspoel, well-known for TV series De Brekers
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Comments :

أَب or Ab is of arabic origin and denote "father." Although the exact meaning of the element ab (אב) or abi (אבי) in Hebrew personal names is still a matter of dispute. Ab is commonly used with other words to create new names and words all of which relates to father. - Marna Bushard
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