Meaning of Abbegale
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Abbegale has the following meaning:
Derived from the Hebrew language, this name has the meaning "My Father is joyful". This biblical name was adopted by the Puritans and enjoyed vast popularity in the 18th century, before sinking into obscurity for a century. Afterwards, it was revived when old names became the fashion. Abigail is also an Old Testament character, who saved her husband from King David's wrath, and went on to marry King David after her husband's death.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Abbegale is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Abbegale for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Abigail
, of which the name Abbegale is a variant
The following names are baby names related to Abbegale and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Abbegale: Boys - Abraham
, Girls - Dara
, Both genders - Matthew
The name Abbegale is a variant of Abigail
. Other popular variants of the name Abigail are: Abagail
We think the name Abbegale should fall under the following style category: Traditional
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Abbegale to be: A little conservative, but smart and affable girl
In one word, you might describe Abbegale as a(n) "traditional
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