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[ab-ee] /ˈæb i/
a female given name, form of Abigail. Unabridged
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  • On this occasion he had been more stern than Abby had believed it possible for him to be.

    Dolly's College Experiences Mabel Cronise Jones
  • For listening to Abby Kelley, men and women had been excommunicated.

    Susan B. Anthony Alma Lutz
  • Ellen knew at once, with a throb of sympathy and shame, that Abby did love some one.

    The Portion of Labor Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Then he remembered that Abby, his wife, had spoken of their nephew's absence.

    Pirate Gold Frederic Jesup Stimson
  • "Nobody ever opposed Eudora Yates except her own self," replied Abby.

    The Yates Pride Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

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