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Abraham Name Meaning and Origin

Abraham Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Father of many, exalted father

Name Origin


The name Abraham means 'father of many' or 'exalted father'. It originates from the Hebrew language and holds a strong biblical significance as Abraham is considered the founding father of the Israelites.

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Abraham Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Abraham is pronounced easily with a clear emphasis on each syllable, making it pleasant to the ears.

Name Melody Rating:

The name has a moderate rhythm with equal stress on each syllable, making it flow smoothly but not overly melodic.

Famous People Named Abraham

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● Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, known for leading the country through the Civil War and ending slavery. He is considered one of the greatest American presidents.

● Abraham Maslow

Abraham Maslow was an American psychologist known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory in psychology that prioritizes human motivation and needs.

● Abraham Benrubi

Abraham Benrubi is an American actor known for his roles in TV shows like 'ER' and movies like 'The Finest Hours'.

Abraham Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Abraham

The name Abraham does not typically evoke negative connotations. However, some may associate it with outdated patriarchal values due to its biblical origins and traditional meaning.

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