Abel

Abel is a boy name and means breath, vapour. It is a Hebrew name and its pronunciation is \a-bel\. Other similar names and variants include: Abe, Abelard, Abele, Abell, Abelson, Abey, Abie, Able, Avel. Abel is a very popular first name for men (#485 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1774 out of 88799).
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Famous people named Abel

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Famous directors named Abel and their movies

Abel Gance
Abel Gance

Born on October 25, 1889

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 28
The Battle of Austerlitz

The Battle of Austerlitz

Directed by: Abel Gance

Starring: Pierre Mondy, Martine Carol, Claudia Cardinale, Leslie Caron

La roue

La roue

Directed by: Abel Gance

Lucrezia Borgia

Lucrezia Borgia

Directed by: Abel Gance

Starring: Edwige Feuillère, Gabriel Gabrio, Maurice Escande, Roger Karl

Napoleon

Napoleon

Directed by: Abel Gance

Starring: Albert Dieudonné, Vladimir Roudenko, Edmond Van Daële, Alexandre Koubitzky

Country: United States of America

Abel Ferrara
Abel Ferrara

Born on July 19, 1951

  • Age: 69
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 19
Dangerous Game

Dangerous Game

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Madonna, James Russo, Nancy Ferrara

The Funeral

The Funeral

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Christopher Walken, Chris Penn, Annabella Sciorra, Isabella Rossellini

The Blackout

The Blackout

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Matthew Modine, Claudia Schiffer, Béatrice Dalle, Sarah Lassez

King of New York

King of New York

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

Starring: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Victor Argo

Country: United States of America

Abel Ferry
Abel Ferry
  • No. of movies: 3

High Lane

Directed by: Abel Ferry

Starring: Fanny Valette, Johan Libéreau, Raphaël Lenglet, Nicolas Giraud

High Lane

High Lane

Directed by: Abel Ferry

Abel Vang
Abel Vang
  • No. of movies: 2

Bedeviled

Directed by: Abel Vang, Burlee Vang

Starring: Alexis G. Zall, Saxon Sharbino, Bonnie Morgan, Brandon Soo Hoo

Hollywood Chaos

Hollywood Chaos

Directed by: Abel Vang

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Famous writers named Abel and their books

Abel Green
Abel Green
  • No. of books: 1
Show Biz

Show Biz

By:

Hardback compendium/chronology, detailed history of popular theatre, radio, film and television, 1905-1950. Written in a crisp and very readable style. Good sourcebook. Exhaustive index.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Abel a popular name?

Over the years Abel was most popular in 2015. According to the latest US census information Abel ranks #223rd while according to famousnames.vip Abel ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Abel?

According to the US census in 2018, 2674 boys were born named Abel, making Abel the #146th name more popular among boy names. In 2015 Abel had the highest rank with 3248 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Abel?

Abel is #146th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Abel more popular ?

The name Abel was more popular in 2015 with 3248 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Abel

The last time a baby was named Abel was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Abel?

In 2018 there were 2674 baby boys named Abel.

Who is a famous person named Abel?

There a several famous people named Abel, for example director Abel Ferrara, actor Abel Salazar, actor Abel Folk.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Abel?

A famous actor/actress named Abel is Abel Salazar, starring in 21 movies, including Matrimonio sintético and La visita que no tocó el timbre.

Who is a famous director named Abel?

A famous director named Abel is Abel Ferrara, who directed 19 movies, including Bad Lieutenant and Siberia.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Abel?

There are 7 actors named Abel including Abel Salazar and Abel Jacquin who appeared in movies such as Capullito de alhelí and It Happened in Gibraltar.

How many famous directors are named Abel?

There are 4 directors named Abel including Abel Ferrara and Abel Gance who directed movies such as King of New York and Poliche.