Abilene
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Given Name ABILENE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: AB-i-leen, ab-i-LEE-nee  [details]

Meaning & History

From a place name mentioned briefly in the New Testament. It is probably from Hebrew אָבֵל ('avel) meaning "meadow, grassy area". It has occasionally been used as a given name in modern times.

Categories

biblical places, cities, flora, green, nature, plants
Entry updated May 31, 2018