First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Abella

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Alt. Meaning

A is for adorable, how precious

B is for brilliance, your vivacity for life.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Notable Persons Named Abella

Abella was born on November 19th, 1995 in Miami, Florida, United States.


Abella was born on May 16th, 1988 in Cuba.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Abella

Rosalie Silberman Abella is a Puisne Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada and Puisne Justiceof theSupreme Court of Canada. Rosalie was born on July 1st, 1946 in Stuttgart.


Aljin Abella is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1999. Aljin was born on July 27th, 1985 in Philippines.


Irving Abella is a writer, historian, and academic. Irving was given the name Irving Martin Abella on July 2nd, 1940 in Toronto, Ontario.


José Abella is a soccer player for the Santos Laguna and Mexico national under-20 football team. José was born on February 10th, 1994 in Córdoba, Veracruz, Mexico.


Isaac was born on June 20th, 1934.


Alex was born in 1950.


How popular is the baby name Abella in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2000 6 6 0
2001 5 5 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 11 11 0
2006 28 28 0
2007 30 30 0
2008 37 37 0
2009 38 38 0
2010 53 53 0
2011 43 43 0
2012 84 84 0
2013 72 72 0
2014 77 77 0
2015 73 73 0
2016 78 78 0
2017 75 75 0

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Popularity of Abella as a first name

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Popularity of Abella as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Abella U.S.
  White 11.90% 64.26%
  African American 1.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 50.85% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.64% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 30.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Abella

People with the last name Abella are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Abella

  • How Popular is the name Abella? Abella is the 13,024th most popular name of all time. As a last name Abella was the 13,874th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Abella have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 718 babies born with the first name Abella in the United States. That's more than enough people named Abella to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Abella? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Abella first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Abella is Sunday, September 28th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Abella born? The highest recorded use of the first name Abella was in 2012 with a total of 84 babies.
  • Random Abella Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Abella is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Abella: Your name in reverse order is Alleba. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ebaall. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Abella? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,177 people with the last name Abella.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Abella? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Abella as their last name since less than 1 person in 135k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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