Colors Related to this Name: Red
Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic
Popularity: This name is unique in the US. Ranking #16505 in 2013 and # in 2014.
Origin: From New Latin, from Arabic حَبَشَة (ḥabaša), from حَبَش (ḥabaš, “Abysinnian”).
-(dated) Ethiopian; Abyssinian.(R:MW3 1976 page9)
-(dated) Historical name of Ethiopia.
-(slang) (non-gloss definition Expression of farewell): I’ll be seeing ya. (First attested in the mid 20th century.)(R:SOED5 page11)