Abner Surname Origin
(Origin Hebrew) Father or Light; God is my light, taken from the Biblical personal name.
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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'He who has no knaves, fools, or beggars in his family was begot by a flash of lightening.' --Old English Proverb
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