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Mab Origin and Meaning

The name Mab is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "intoxicating".

An Anglicized form of Medb borrowed by both Shakespeare and Percy Bysshe Shelley for the of queen of the fairies. Perfect if you want something both adventurous and simple.

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Famous People Named Mab

  • Mabelle Massey "Mab" SegrestAmerican feminist author
  • Mab GravesAmerican pop,surrealist artist
  • Gertrude "Mab" Higgerlover of playwright Maxwell Anderson

Mab in Pop Culture

  • Mabmain character in Elizabeth Enright's The Sea is All Around
  • Queen Mabcharacter on TV's "Merlin"
  • Maba fairy queen of dreams and nightmares in Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet"
  • Queen Mab (1813)poem by Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Mabbe was a medieval girls' namea shortened form of Amabel
  • Mabcharacter in the "Throne of Glass" series by Sarah J. Maas