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Abby Girl Name


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Abby name image The name Abby is a diminutive form of Abigail.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Abby has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Abby
Use of the Name Abby for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
41,48741,20835,28217,3099,5414,0372,000
The table below indicates the number of times the name Abby has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Abby
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
18807386  
18816797  
188256011  
1883    
18849306  
1885    
18868977  
1887    
18888949  
18899518  
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189179612  
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189395610  
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195296795  
1953    
1954929108  
1955948108  
1956936116  
1957769168  
1958811154  
1959767177  
1960656240  
1961675235  
1962584286  
1963656236  
1964702217  
1965661222  
1966715188  
1967784160  
1968892133  
1969850149  
1970809171  
1971733204  
1972801169  
1973733191  
1974677219  
1975638240  
1976610256  
1977606279  
1978350618  
1979302790  
1980269928  
19812171,213  
19822101,298  
19832001,307  
19842081,261  
19852131,206  
19862311,121  
19872451,049  
19882131,223  
19892111,276  
19902221,291  
19912371,172  
19922601,081  
19932401,175  
19942131,372  
19952091,378  
19962081,415  
19971921,563  
19981941,605  
19991741,807  
20002051,564  
20011631,983  
20021651,957  
20031632,037  
20041652,000  
Totals:  41,487 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Abby as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Abby appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 61 times during the last 125 years.


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