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[ab-ee] /ˈæb i/
a female given name, form of Abigail. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • On this occasion he had been more stern than Abby had believed it possible for him to be.

    Dolly's College Experiences Mabel Cronise Jones
  • We asked you, Abby, 'cause you don't get any thing nice to eat to your house!

    Little Prudy Sophie May
  • Ellen knew at once, with a throb of sympathy and shame, that Abby did love some one.

    The Portion of Labor Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Then she thought we couldn't ever stop to say Ab-i-ga-il, so she shortened it to Abby.

    Reels and Spindles Evelyn Raymond
  • "Nobody ever opposed Eudora Yates except her own self," replied Abby.

    The Yates Pride Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

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