Abijah name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 20th, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: Hindi, Hebrew, Finnish, Swedish and Danish
Pronunciation: a-bi-jah
Meaning: Yahweh is My Father and Gift of God
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What does Abijah mean?

Meaning of Abijah is The Lord is My Father or Gift of God is predominantly used in Swedish, Finnish, Hebrew, Danish and Hindi and of Hebrew origin is used for both boys and girls.

How does Abijah sound as a baby name?

Abijah is a unique and distinctive name with a strong biblical background. Its origin in Hebrew lends it an air of traditionalism, while also being contemporary enough to suit modern naming trends.

The name's meaning "God is my father" imbues it with a sense of spiritual significance, making it an excellent choice for those seeking a meaningful name for their baby boy. Abijah's appeal lies in its individuality, as it is not commonly used, but still manages to sound familiar and approachable.

It has a memorable ring to it and can be easily shortened to nicknames such as Abe or AJ. Overall, Abijah is an exceptional choice for parents looking for a unique yet meaningful name that stands out from the crowd.

How do I pronounce Abijah?

You can pronounce the three syllabled name Abijah as a-bi-jah.

Variants of Abijah

Abbia

Names that rhyme with Abijah

How popular is the name Abijah?

Abijah is an uncommon baby name in United States, although it has been in use since 1977 but could not make beyond the top 5000. Over 329 people have been named Abijah in United States.

Abijah is a rare baby name in England and Wales where it may not be used now. Abijah is a common name in Israel while somewhat familiar name in Kenya and Nigeria.

At least, 4000 people globally have carried Abijah as their given name according to our research.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
201896127
2017665212140256
2016528217
2015747310108349
2014523817
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What numbers say about Abijah?

You are the most creative person in your surroundings. You are all about independence, and like to have your own possessions because you like to enjoy luxury but not at any prize. If you have the letter A as your cornerstone, you are a born leader who likes to have control over everything. Not everyone deserves your attention. You have to stay as you are – determined and self-confident to realize your goals.

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Sibling Names for Abijah

When considering names for your new baby, Abijah is a great choice as it has strong biblical roots and can be used for both boys and girls. To make the selection process easier, here is a list of sibling names for Abijah that you might want to consider.

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Famous people named Abijah

  • Abijah of Judah,
  • Abijah Adams, journalist
  • Abijah Mann Jr., Abijah Mann Jr
  • Abijah Gilbert, United States Senator from Florida
  • Abijah Bigelow, U.S. Representative from Massachusetts

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