Namesakes

Biblical Characters: 1 character
Abel   (m)   Gen. 4:1  
Danish Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Abel   1250-1252  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Abel Magwitch   1860   Great Expectations  
Notable Athletes: 2 soccer
(soccer) Abel Aguilar   1985-  
(soccer) Abel Hernández   1990-  
Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
Abel Tasman   1603-1659  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Abel "The Weeknd" Tesfaye   1990-   R&B  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 silver, 1 silver/gold
(silver/gold) Abel Kiviat   1912   1500 m; 3000 m team  
(silver) Abel Kirui   2012   marathon  
(bronze) Abel Mutai   2012   3000 m steeplechase  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Abel of Reims   ?-751