Additional information: Abu was the name of the ancient Sumerian god of vegetation.
It is used as a "kunya," an honorific that incorporates the bearer's firstborn child's name into the bearer's own. For instance, if the bearer's firstborn son is called Khayr, the bearer might take the name "Abu Khayr."
Abu is also the name of Aladdin's monkey in Disney's movie "Aladdin."
The first thing you should know if you are considering Abu for your baby's name is that in most countries all over the world the name Abu is a boy name.
The name Abu is of Arabic origin, and is used mostly in Arabic speaking countries but also in a few other countries and languages of the world.
If you consider naming your baby Abu we recommend you take note of the special meaning and history of the name as your baby’s name will play a big role in its life and your baby will hear it spoken every day. Searching for a name is a very important and fun process as it’s the very first gift you will give to your baby. Many people believe that the name can affect success in life, through their children's working career and other circumstances, so they choose more “respectable” names or name meanings as they believe that the name meaning reflects the personality of the child.
Abu Name Meaning
The meaning of Abu is “Father”. Keep in mind that many names may have different meanings in other countries and languages, so be careful that the name that you choose doesn’t mean something bad or unpleasant. Search comprehensively and find the name meaning of Abu and its name origin or of any other name in our database. Also note the spelling and the pronunciation of the name Abu and check the initials of the name with your last name to discover how it looks and sounds. The history and meaning of the name Abu is fascinating, learn more about it. (If you know more meanings of the name and you would like to contribute click here to submit another name meaning).
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Name Abu Categories
The name Abu is in the following categories: Arabic Names, Disney Names. (If you would like to suggest one or more categories for the name, click here). We have plenty of different baby name categories to search for special meanings plus popular and unique names, search our database before choosing but also note that baby name categories designed to help you and not to be an influential factor when choosing a name. Instead, we recommend that you pay a greater attention to the origin and meaning of the name Abu. Read our baby name articles for useful tips regarding baby names and naming your baby. If you are thinking of giving your baby the beautiful name Abu, spread the love and share this with your friends.
Popularity of the Name Abu
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Abu Boy Name Popularity Chart
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