Abigale Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Abigail:
From the Hebrew Avigayil, which is derived from avigayil (father of exaltation, father is rejoicing). The name was borne in the Bible by one of the wives of King David. Tha name also took on the meaning of "a lady's maid," due in part to its use as the name of a maid in the play The Scornful Lady, by Beaumont and Fletcher, in 1616.
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*I love how my name is spelled Abigale, instead of Abigail. It makes such a common name really unique. I go by Abby though!!
* Ditto! Abigale is a tad cuter (spelling wise) than Abigail.
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Be, Abby, Abz, Gale, Ab
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Joy of the Father
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Abigale "Abby" Lee Miller, Dance instructor, choreographer, and the director and owner of Reign Dance Productions. She is also the founder of the Abby Lee Dance Company.
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Abigale "Abby" Scuito, NCIS