Name: Abbot

Origin and Meaning of the Name Abbot

  • Meaning:
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
  • Pronunciation:
    (ABB but)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Abbot)
  • Rating:

Miscellaneous Info for Abbot

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    An abbot is a man who is the elected head or superior of a monastery. The name Abbot, would be indicative of someone using this word as a name, probably a hommage to their personal or their family's faith. The more more traditional form used for a person's name is Abbott. Both occur as a surname on occasions, Abbott being more frequent.

Similar Names to Abbot for Boys & Girls

The name meaning of Abbot and the name origin of Abbot have been reviewed by our name experts.