Common Name Abbreviations

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