Baby name Abi
Meaning:father is glad
Description: Abi is a short form of the feminine name Abigail. It is not generally used as a name in its own right. The forms Abby or Abbie developed for this purpose. Abigail is of Hebrew origin and is said to mean ‘Father is Glad’. The name was extremely popular in the 17th century, until its overuse caused it to fall in popularity. It is however now coming back into fashion. Abigail Adams was the wife of the second president of America, John Adams, and is an important figure in American history.
Statistics for Abi
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Abi' was given to 1.525 Girls, representing 0,03% of the total 5.943.365 Girls registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Abi'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Abi' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Abi' varied from 14 to 229 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Abi'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Abi' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Abi' varied from rank 204 to 1.961.