Name Abby Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Abby


Abby is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Abby?

Abby is a short form of the biblical name Abigail, which is of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Abby mean?

Abby means “my father is joyful” or “father’s joy” (from Hebrew “‘áv/אָב” = father + “gíl/גִּיל” = joy/happiness).

Pronunciation of Abby

Variants of the name Abby

Abbi Abbie

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Popularity of the name Abby

The name Abby is ranked #1242 overall.

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