Common Name Abbreviations

Name Abbreviation
AbigailAbig
AbrahamAbr
AdelardAd
Adrien, AdrienneAdr
AgnesAgn
Albert, AlbinaAlb
AlbertAlbt
Alexander, Alexandre, AlexandrineAlex
AlfredAlf
AlfredAlfd
AlphonseAlph
AmbroseAmb
Andrew, AndréAnd
AndrewAndw
AngelineAng
Antoine, AntoinetteAnt
AnthonyAnth
ArchibaldArch
ArchibaldArchd
ArthurArt
ArthurArth
August, Auguste, Augustin, AugustineAug
BarbaraBarb
BartholomewBart
BeatriceBea
BenjaminBen
BenjaminBenj
Bernard, BernadetteBern
Bridget, BridgetteBrid
Bridget, BridgetteBiddy
CatherineCath
CharlotteCharlt
CharlesChas
ChristopherChris
ChristopherXpher
Clement, ClementineClem
CliffordClif
CliffordClifd
ConstanceConst
CorneliusCor’us
CorneliusCorn
CuthbertCuthbt
DanielDan
DanielDanl
DavidDav
DeborahDeb
DelbertDelbt
DennisDen
DominiqueDom
DonaldDon
DorothyDor
DouglasDoug
DorothyDy
EbenezerEben
Edward, EdouardEd
Edmond, EdmundEdm
EdwardEdw
ElizabethEliz
ElizabethEliza
EleanorElnr
Emmanuel, Emma, EmilyEm
Ernest, ErnestineErn
EstherEsth
EuclideEuc
EugeneEug
EustaceEus
EzekielEzek
FerdinandFerd
Fernand, FernandeFern
FlorenceFlor
Frederick, FrédéricFred
Francis (male), Frances (female), François, FrançoiseFrs
François-XavierFrs. X
Francis (male)Fs
GabrielleGab
George, Georges, Georgette, GeorginaGeo
GeoffreyGeof
Gerald, Geraldine, GerardGer
GermaineGerm
GilbertGilbt
GodfreyGodf
GraziellaGraz
William (in Latin Gulielmus)Gul
William (in Latin Gulielmus)Guliel
GwendolynGwen
HannahHan
Helen, HelleneHel
HenryHen
HenryHy
HephzibahHep
HerbertHerb
HerbertHerbt
HesterHest
HonourHon
HubertHub
HubertHubt
HumphreyHum
HumphreyHumy
HenryHy
John (in Latin)Ioh
Isabel, IsabelleIsab
Isabel, IsabelleIsb
Jean-BaptisteJ. Bte
James (in Latin Jacobus)Jabus
James (in Latin Jacobus)Jac
Jacques, JacquellineJacq
JamesJas
Jean, JeannetteJean
JeremiahJer
JeremiahJerh
JeremiahJermh
JohnJn
JohnJno
JonathanJnthn
JonathanJon
JohnathonJho
Joan (sometimes misspelt)Jone
Joseph, JoséphatJos
Joshua, JosiahJosh
JudithJud
JulietteJul
KatherineKath
KennethKen
LaurenceLau
LawrenceLawr
LeonardLen
LeopoldLeo
LeonardLeon
Letitia, LetticeLet
LouiseLse
Lucian, Lucien, LucienneLuc
LydiaLyd
MadeleineMad
Margaret, MargueriteMarg
MargaretMargt
MargeryMargy
MarmadukeMarm
MarthaMart
Matthias, Mathias, Matthew, MathieuMat
MathiasMath
MathewMathw
MathewMatt
MauriceMau
MichaelMic
Michael, MicheMich
MichaelMichl
MillicentMill
MaryMy
NapoleonNap
NathanielNath
NathanielNathl
NehemiahNeh
NicholasNic
NicholasNich
OliverOl
Patrick, Patrice, PatriciaPat
PatrickPatk
PenelopePen
PeterPet
Phillip, PhilippePhil
PhineasPhin
PhyllisPhyl
PriscillaPrisc
PrudencePru
RachelRach
RaymondRay
RaymondRayd
RebeccaReb
ReginaldReg
ReginaldRegd
RichardRic
RichardRich
RichardRichd
RichardusRichdus
RobertRobt
RogerRog
RolandRol
RowlandRowl
SamuelSam
SamuelSaml
SarahSar
SidneySid
SylvesterSilv
SimonSim
SolomonSol
StanleyStan
StephenSteph
Susan, SusannaSus
Susanna, SusannahSusna
SydneySyd
Thomasin, TamsinTam
TelesphoreTeles
TheodoreTheo
ThomasTho
ThomasThos
TimothyTim
ToussaintTous
UrsalaUrs
ValentineVal
VictorVic
VincentVinc
VirginiaVirg
WaltherWalt
Wilfred, WilfridWilf
WilliamWm
Christopher (in Latin)Xpr
Christian (in Latin)Xtianus
Christopher (in Latin)Xtopherus
ZachariahZach
MargaretPeggy
BarbaraBabs