Abel: baby boy name meaning and popularity


A Biblical name of Hebrew origin, meaning “breath” — as in, someday he will babble on and on about a video game without taking a single breath between sentences.


Abe. Honest!

Famous people named Abel:

15th U.S. Secretary of State Abel Upshur; film directors Abel Gance and Abel Ferrara; Biblical son of Adam & Eve, Abel.

Fun fact:

You’ve probably jammed out to a song by Abęl Makkonen Tesfaye, a.k.a. singer-songwriter The Weeknd.

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