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Meaning and Origin of: Abe boy

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First name origin & meaning:

Hebrew: Father of a multitude

First name variations: Abram, Abramo, Avraham, Avram, Avrom, Aberham, Abhiram, Abrahaim, Abrahame, Abrahamo, Abrahan, Abrahon, Abraheem, Abrahem, Abrahim, Abrahm, Abie, Abra, Ibrahim, Braham, Bram, Abraham

Last name origin & meaning:

Japanese: variously written, with Chinese characters used phonetically. Listed in the Shinsen shōjiroku, the Abe claim descent from Ōhiko, first son of the mythical Emperor Kōgen. There are several places in Japan named Abe, which means ‘sun festival’ in the Ainu language. Some Ainu connections may be assumed, but the name could also be purely habitational. It is found mostly in northeastern Japan, the island of Kyūshū, and the Ryūkyū Islands.

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