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Gender: Female Meaning of Mab: "baby" Origin of Mab: Irish

The name Mab is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "baby". Mab and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Moon and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boy and girl makeover with middles".

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Madcap Shakespearean name of queen of the fairies, if you want something both adventurous and simple.

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Pop Culture References for the name Mab

Mavis, Mabry, Mave, Meave

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Mikey_pp Says:


Sometimes people make a noise like this when trying not to burp.

katinka Says:


Simple but feels complete. I really like it, but would people assume it's short for Mabel?

Bobcat108 Says:


I know someone whose name is Mab. She's in her 40s & is the only person I've ever met w/that name.

Nooshi Says:


I don't quite know why, but this name makes me feel so happy- I think it is stunning.