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since 1880
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Fun Facts about the name Abyss

  • When was the first name Abyss first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Abyss is Saturday, August 14th, 1897.
  • How unique is the name Abyss? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Abyss. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Abyss: Your name in reverse order is Ssyba. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sabsy. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Abyss" mean? The list below shows the origins of Abyss as well as things modernly associated with the name Abyss such as celebrities named Abyss.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun A*byss"
  1. A bottomless or unfathomed depth, gulf, or chasm; hence, any deep, immeasurable, and, specifically, hell, or the bottomless pit."Ye powers and spirits of this nethermost abyss." [Milton.]"The throne is darkness, in the abyss of light." [Dryden.]
  2. Infinite time; a vast intellectual or moral depth."The abysses of metaphysical theology." [Macaulay.]"In unfathomable abysses of disgrace." [Burke.]
  3. [Her] The center of an escutcheon.

Note: ☞ This word, in its leading uses, is associated with the cosmological notions of the Hebrews, having reference to a supposed illimitable mass of waters from which our earth sprung, and beneath whose profound depths the wicked were punished.

Etymology: L. abyssus a bottomless gulf, fr. Gr. � bottomless; 'a priv. + � depth, bottom

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively)

From Middle English abissus, from Late Latin abyssus (“a bottomless gulf”), from Ancient Greek ἄβυσσος (ábussos, “bottomless”), from ἀ- (a-, “not”) + βυσσός (bussós, “deep place”), from βυθός (buthós, “deep place”).

  1. Hell; the bottomless pit; primeval chaos; a confined subterranean ocean. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
  2. (frequently figuratively) A bottomless or unfathomed depth, gulf, or chasm; hence, any deep, immeasurable; any void space. [First attested in the late 16th century.]
  3. Anything infinite, immeasurable, or profound. [First attested in the late 16th century.]
  4. Moral depravity; vast intellectual or moral depth.
  5. An impending catastrophic happening.
  6. (heraldry) The center of an escutcheon.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Abyss

The Monster Abyss

The Monster Abyss is a professional wrestler. The was born in 1973 as Christopher Parks in Washington, D.C, United States.


Monster Abyss

Monster was born in 1973.


What does the name Abyss mean?

Ais for absolute, for you know your mind.

Bis for blossom, a renewal of your spirit.

Yis for youthful, your eternal look.

Sis for sweetheart, you really are!

Sis for sincere, a model of truth.

Past life for Abyss born Dec 27, 2016

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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