Associations to the word «Abigail»

Wiktionary

ABIGAIL, noun. (obsolete) A lady’s waiting maid. [Mid 17th century.]
ABIGAIL, proper noun. The wife of Nabal and later of David in the Old Testament.
ABIGAIL, proper noun. A female given name, used since the 16th century, and currently quite popular.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats