Abe

Abe - A very unique male name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Abe appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #311. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Abe and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Abe? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Abe. The baby boy name Abe was given to 9 baby boys in 2012, ranking #3095 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 182,340 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Abe peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1911 on position 273.



Famous with this name

Sadao Abe
Abe Brown
Yoko Abe


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Abe is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Abe is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,211 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,211.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Abe is where you live.


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Abe origin and meaning

Abe is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Abe, pop culture references for the name Abe and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Abe

We've found the following names that sound similar to Abe, sorted by popularity.

Avi / Ayub / Abhay / Ab / Aviv / Ava / Ayoub / Abie / Abu / Abby /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20123095
20112782
20102822
20093157
20082571
20072992
20063128
20053028
20043357
20031807
20022575
20012309
20003327
19983165
19972834
19962198
19933094
19912743
19892971
19872156
19862429
19852152
19821741
19811538
19802140
19771800
19741676
19731607
19721565
19711272
19701523
19691632
19671403
19661010
19631553
19621155
19611121
1960968
1959886
1958939
1957880
19561079
1955976
1954931
1953891
1952862
19511080
19501029
1949858
19481361
19471105
1946994
19451203
1944863
1943997
1942727
1941732
1940856
1939899
1938886
1937668
1936775
19351301
1934758
1933833
1932714
1931868
1930740
1929873
1928677
1927509
1926532
1925564
1924465
1923482
1922481
1921399
1920434
1919350
1918382
1917326
1916338
1915323
1914304
1913286
1912282
1911273
1910311

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1211

Even more about Abe


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Abe a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Abe?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Abe
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 182,340
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +9

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