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Abel

Boy
A-bəl Breath.

Meaning

Abel is a male given name and is of Hebrew origin. It means breath. Pronounced as A-bəl, the name is currently in the top 100 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 500 of U.S birth chart of the year 2019.

A Biblical figure, Abel is Adam and Eve's younger son. He was killed by his brother, Cain out of jealousy which was then compensates with positive connotations: capable, competent, ready and willing.

Origin

Hebrew

Gender

Abel is a boy's name.

Common Nicknames

Abe, Ab, Eb, Ebbie

Variations

Able

Pronunciation

A-bəl
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Syllables

2

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The rank of Abel in the United States over time

Source: Social Security Administration
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