- a female given name, form of Abigail.
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Examples from the Web for abby
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Andrew Borden, his two daughters, Lizzie and Emma, and his wife, Abby, lived in the stately abode at 92 Second Street.
Then, one warm summer day, Andrew and Abby were found hacked to death more than a dozen times with an ax.
"Nobody ever opposed Eudora Yates except her own self," replied Abby.The Yates Pride
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It was filled with smoke, and there, in front of an enormous fire, squatted Abby.Plantation Sketches
For listening to Abby Kelley, men and women had been excommunicated.Susan B. Anthony
Then he remembered that Abby, his wife, had spoken of their nephew's absence.
It was his boast that "Abby" never yet had ventured to address him thus.