Abraham in the US

  1. #1,157 Arthur
  2. #1,158 Guy
  3. #1,159 Dolan
  4. #1,160 Mcclellan
  5. #1,161 Abraham
  6. #1,162 Kenney
  7. #1,163 Kirkpatrick
  8. #1,164 Muller
  9. #1,165 Childs
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Meaning & Origins

From the Hebrew personal name Avraham, borne by a Biblical patriarch revered by Jews as the founding father of the Jewish people (Genesis 11– 25), and by Muslims as founder of all the Semitic peoples, both Hebrew and Arab (compare Ibrahim). The name is explained in Genesis 17:5 as being derived from Hebrew av hamon goyim ‘father of a multitude of nations’. It was widely used as a personal name among Christians as well as Jews in the Middle Ages in diverse cultures from northern Europe to southern India. It is also found as a given name among Christians in India, and in the U.S. has come to be used as a family name among families from Kerala.
1,161st in the U.S.

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Tens of Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
38,879
to be exact
65,502
if you include dead people (since the government started keeping track)
Virgin Island
has the most people named Abraham per capita

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