Baby Names

16 Popular Baby Name Combinations For Twins

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Abigail and Matthew


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Many parents are gravitating towards the name Abigail for their girls.  The name is #19 on the Baby Center name list. Abigail is a beautiful name derived from the original name ‘Avigayil’ and it means ‘a father’s joy.’ Abigail is also a Biblical name that refers to a woman in the Old Testament that was married to Nabal (a rich, surly Calebite), and when he died she became the third wife to King David. The Bible describes her as ‘intelligent’, ‘good in discretion and beautiful in form.’

Matthew is a classic boys name also rooted in Biblical origin. It was listed as #36 on the Baby Center list in 2019, but parents have loved this name since the 1960’s. English name is derived from the Hebrew name Matityahu, which means ‘gift from God.’ In the Bible, Matthew was one of Jesus’s apostles and he also wrote the first Gospel of the New Testament.

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