Diminutive of Abraham
"father of multitudes"

Abe Origin and Meaning

The name Abe is boy's name .
Old-time nickname that may follow in the fashionable footsteps of cronies Jake and Sam.

Abe Popularity

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Famous People Named Abe

  • Abraham "Abe" FortasU.S. Supreme Court justice
  • Abraham Charles "Abe" VigodaAmerican actor
  • Abraham Washington "Abe" AttellAmerican boxer
  • Abraham Attell "Abe" GoldsteinAmerican boxer
  • Abe Burrows (born Abram Solman Borowitz)American comedian and director
  • Abraham Michael "Abe" SapersteinEnglish,American owner of the Harlem Globetrotters
  • Abe Schmuckeryoung Amish man on TV's "Breaking Amish"

Abe in Pop Culture

  • Abraham J. "Abe" Simpsoncharacter on TV's "The Simpsons"
  • Abecharacter on TV's "Orange Is the New Black"
  • Honest Abenickname for U.S. President Abraham Lincoln
  • Danish word for "monkey"
  • Abraham "Abe" Morgan/Weinraubroommate and secretly adopted son of immortal M.E. Henry Morgan on Forever