Diminutive of Abigail
"my father is joyful"

Abbie Origin and Meaning

The name Abbie is a girl's name meaning "my father is joyful".

Abbie is a gently old-fashioned nickname name that owes its rising popularity to Top 10 Abigail. Abby may be the more usual spelling today.

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Famous People Named Abbie

  • Abigail "Abbie" Gifford RogersAmerican socialite; wife of industrialist Henry Huttleston Rogers
  • Abbie CornishAustralian actress
  • Abbie CobbAmerican actress
  • Abriea "Abbie" MitchellAmerican operatic soprano
  • Abbie VenaEnglish actress
  • Abbie EmmonsAuthor and YouTuber
  • Abbie Duggarwife to John David Duggar, featured on TLC’s Counting On

Abbie in Pop Culture

  • Grace Abigail "Abbie" Millsmain character on TV's "Sleepy Hollow"
  • Abigail "Abbie" Carmichaelcharacter on TV's "Law & Order"
  • Abigail "Abbie" Rossocharacter in the Ten Kids, No Pets books by Ann M. Martin
  • "Abbie an' Slats" former newspaper comic strip by Al Capp