abigail

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noun ab·i·gail \ˈa-bə-ˌgāl\

Definition of abigail

  1. :  a lady's personal maid

Origin and Etymology of abigail

Abigail, servant in The Scornful Lady, a play by Francis Beaumont & John Fletcher


First Known Use: 1616


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