Abel

♂♀ Name Abel – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Abel

The first name Abel is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Abel

Abel is a biblical name, which derived from the Hebrew name Hevel / הֶבֶל. Abel was the second son of Eve and Adam and was murdered by his brother Cain. In Low German Abel is also a girl’s name and is considered a short form of Apollonia.

Meaning of Abel

The boy’s name Abel means “breath” or “vapour” (from Hebrew “hével /הֶבֶל”). The girl’s name Abel means “dedicated to Apoll” (from Apollonia).

Pronunciation of Abel

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  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1973 ↓ -25
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