Name Abner meaning, origin - male biblical name


The meaning of the name Abner is: אַבְנֵר Means "my father is a light" in Hebrew, from אָב ('av) meaning "father" and נֵר (ner) meaning "lamp, light". In the Old Testament, Abner was a cousin of Saul and the commander of his army. After he killed Asahel he was himself slain by Asahel's brother Joab. It has been used as an English Christian given name since the Protestant Reformation. It was popular with the Puritans, who brought it to America in the 17th century.

The name Abner is present in the lists: Male names, Male names start with letter A, Biblical Latin names, Biblical names, English names.

Number for the name Abner

The number of the name four (4) indicates people who are characterized by constancy, sincerity, and attention to detail. People with the name Abner have unlimited opportunities in technical and human Sciences.

In the absence of ambition, such people often lead an ascetic lifestyle, and if there are obstacles in their path, they can easily give up.

The Number four (4) for the name Abner means that sexual relations are primarily procreation. Some may be physically unattractive and inept in intimate relationships. Others are too relaxed and loose, changing partners like gloves, just to try something new. Failures in a relationship can throw them into despondency and pessimism, and turn sex into a routine activity.

Stones of the number 4 for the name Abner: rhodonite, agate, adular, coral, beryl, carnelian, rock crystal, jade, Jasper, sapphire, opal, Hawkeye.

Planet of the number 4: Uranus.

Zodiac Signs of the number 4: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn.

Good years for the name: 1903, 1912, 1921, 1930, 1939, 1948, 1957, 1966, 1975, 1984, 1993, 2002, 2011, 2020, 2029.

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Meaning of letters in the name Abner

A - the A represents confidence, independence, and proactivity. As part of a name, it influences people with both leadership and motivation.
B - as the second letter of the alphabet, B relates to balance and instinct. It introduces an influence of friendliness and cooperation to a person's name Numerology.
N - imagination and free thinking are introduced through the N. People with N in their name have a unique and purposeful approach to life.
E - freedom is the driving force for the letter E. As part of a person's name Numerology, it introduces romantic and expressive energies to the mix.
R - R carries a hardworking energy and is dedicated to supporting and uplifting humanity. It represents a great power to do great things.

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Famous people named Abner

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