Meaning Of The Name Abby | Baby Names | Kidadl


Discover the origin, meaning and pronunciation of the name Abby.

Abby is a name of English origin and the meaning of Abby is 'joy of the father'. In other languages, the name Abby means 'father celebrated', or 'father's happiness'. Abby is a diminutive form of the name 'Abigail', who was King David's third spouse (Old Testament), portrayed as 'great in carefulness and excellent in structure'. A famous person with this name is Abby Lee Miller, an American dance educator, choreographer, and unscripted tv character. Another well-known personality with the name is Abby Martin, an American writer, and TV moderator.


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A-B-B-Y , is a 4-letter neutral given name.

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