Name
ABEL

Name ABEL

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 118,313 births of Abel in the countries below, which represents an average of 851 births of children bearing the first name Abel per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 4,134 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Abel   
In Italiano Nome Abel   
Available variant : Ábel
Variation : Able

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Information about the first name Abel

We celebrate Abel on August 5th
The first name Abel is listed in our categories :The first name Abel has been assigned to:
99.72% to boys
0.28% to girls
The country where the first name Abel is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Abel

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Abel : A'bel, Able, Albe, Bael, Bale, Beal, Bela, Béla, Bèla, Běla, Bẻla, Blae, Blea, Ebla, Elba, Leab, Leba

Anacyclics of the first name Abel

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Abel: Leba

Abel in Japanese *

Romajieiberu
Katakanaエーベル
Hiraganaえーべる
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Abel in sign language

Abel in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Abel

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Abel, from Latin Abel, from Ancient Greek Ἅβελ (Hábel), from Biblical Hebrew הֶבֶל‎ (heḇel, “breath, vapor; vanity”), possibly from Akkadian 𒌉𒍑 (ablu, “son”).
Anagrams src :
  • -able, Able, Bale, Beal, Blea, Ebla, Elba, able, albe, bael, bale, beal, blea
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈeɪ.bl̩/
  • Homophone: able
Proper noun src :
  • Abel
  • (biblical) The son of Adam and Eve who was killed by his brother Cain.
  • And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him.
  • A male given name from Hebrew.
  • A patronymic surname​.
Old French
Etymology src :
  • from Medieval Latin albellus, diminutive of Latin albus (“white”).
FR French
Anagrams src :
  • able, Bâle, béal, bêla
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /a.bɛl/
Proper noun src :
  • Abel ?
  • Abel (biblical character)
  • A male given name.
Old French
Noun src :
  • abel m (oblique plural abeaus or abeax or abiaus or abiax or abels, nominative singular abeaus or abeax or abiaus or abiax or abels, nominative plural abel)
  • white poplar; Populus alba
FR French
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • diminutives: Abeau, Abelin
Old French
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • → English: abele
ES Spanish
Proper noun src :
  • Abel m
  • (biblical) Abel
  • 1602 — La Santa Biblia (antigua versión de Casiodoro de Reina), rev., Génesis 4:8
  • Y habló Caín á su hermano Abel: y aconteció que estando ellos en el campo, Caín se levantó contra su hermano Abel, y le mató.
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Abel.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • diminutive: Abelito
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From Old Portuguese Abel, from Latin Abel, from Ancient Greek Ἅβελ (Hábel), from Hebrew הֶ֫בֶל‎.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /a.ˈbɛw/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /a.ˈbɛɫ/
  • Hyphenation: A‧bel
Proper noun src :
  • Abel m
  • (biblical) Abel (son of Adam and Eve)
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Abel.
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Ultimately from Ancient Greek Ἅβελ (Hábel), from Biblical Hebrew הֶבֶל‎ (hével).
Etymology src :
  • From Middle Dutch abel, from Old French able, from Latin habilis.
Adjective src :
  • abel (comparative abeler, superlative abelst)
  • (dated) capable, able
  • Synonyms: behendig, bekwaam, capabel, handig
Anagrams src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈaː.bəl/
  • Hyphenation: Abel
  • Rhymes: -aːbəl
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈaː.bəl/
  • Hyphenation: abel
  • Rhymes: -aːbəl
  • Homophone: Abel
Proper noun src :
  • Abel m
  • Abel (Biblical character)
  • A male given name of biblical origin.
Adjective (Derived terms) src :
  • abelheid
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • diminutives: Abeltje, Abe
 

Popularity of the name Abel

Number of ABEL births per year

Total births of Abel by country

Births with the first name Abel
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
51,771
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
26,699
130
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
25,510
190
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
5,642
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
1,909
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
1,120
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2019
1,074
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
772
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
624
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
552
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
517
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
327
7
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
212
3
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
213
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
212
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
190
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
124
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
106
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
105
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
100
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
74
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
56
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
52
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
19
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
3
0

Total births of Abel by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Abel
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
2,441
0
FRFrance
2019
608
0
NLNetherlands
2019
261
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
226
0
BRBrazil
2010
213
4
NONorway
2019
67
0
BEBelgium
2019
52
0
ONOntario
2018
42
0
ARArgentina
2015
40
0
QCQuebec
2019
30
1
NZNew Zealand
2019
29
0
ITItaly
2018
23
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
19
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
17
0
DKDenmark
2019
17
0
SESweden
2019
12
0
ATAustria
2018
11
0
DEGermany
2018
10
0
IEIreland
2019
6
0
ABAlberta
2019
5
0

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Personalities with the first name Abel

There are 92 personalities with the first name Abel


Abel Tasman
src

Dutch republic
Explorer


The Weeknd
(Abel Makkonen Tesfaye) src

Canada
Composer Singer Record producer Recording artist


José López Portillo
(José Guillermo Abel López Portillo Y Pacheco) src

Mexico
Writer Lawyer Politician University teacher


Abel Gance
src

France
Screenwriter Film director Film producer Film editor Film actor


Abel Hernández
src

Uruguay
Association football player


Abel De Danemark
src

Denmark
Monarch


Abel Aguilar
src

Colombia
Association football player


Abel Xavier
src

Portugal
Association football manager Association football player


Abel Pacheco
src

Costa rica
Writer Politician Psychiatrist


Abel Azcona
(Abel Luján Gutierrez) src

Spain
Photographer Writer Artist Performing artist Sculptor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Abel
Full list of personalities with the first name Abel

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Abel

There are 291 actors and actresses with the first name Abel
Abel Ayala
Abel Becerra
Abel Losada
Abel Antón
Abel Folk
Abel Navarro
Abel Sáenz Buhr
Abel Fernandez
Abel Jores
Abel Franco
Abel Quezada
Abel Salazar
Abel Ferreira
Abel Green
Abel Jacquin
Abel Pera
Abel Gance
Abel Tarride
Abel Pina
Abel López
Abel Kogiak
Abel Jones
Abel Johnson
Abel Flores
Abel Ferrer
Abel Frías
Abel Franco
Abel Díez
Abel Jafri
Abel Vieira De Castro

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Abel
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Rankings of first name ABEL by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#48NL Netherlands2019
#97NO Norway2019
#115FR France2019
#157US United State of America2019
#178NZ New Zealand2019
#202QC Quebec2019
#220AR Argentina2015
#224BE Belgium2019
#224GB United Kingdom2019
#255BC British Columbia2019
#257DK Denmark2019
#292ON Ontario2018
#346CH Switzerland2019
#448AT Austria2018
#476IT Italy2018
#517BR Brazil2010
#563IE Ireland2019
#563SE Sweden2019
#664DE Germany2018
#822AB Alberta2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#9102QC Quebec2019
#11010BR Brazil2010






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