Abel f

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Female Female Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Abel m for the male version.

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Short form of Abela [1] [2]

Related Names

See Abela

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Abel
Genitive: Abels
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Abel
Genitive: Abels
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Abel
Genitive: Abels

Further Information

Pronunciation

  • Swedish: ['ɑ:bəl] (key) [3]

Earliest Documented Usage

Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 457 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 5 423 640
Denmark Denmark[8]
0 n.a. 152 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[9]
0 0 6 10
Finland Finland[10]
n.a. 3 n.a. 849
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Statistics as male name

Recent statistics trend[7][8][6][10]:Name statistics for Abel(m)

Sources: [7] [8] [6] [10]

Sources: [7] [8] [6] [10]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. Per Hedelin: Norstedts svenska uttalslexikon (1997)
  4. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  5. Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi