Abbes, Guillaume a French theologian and native of Bedarieux, lived in the first half of the 17th century. He was at first canon of St. Sebastian's at Narbonne, then of the Church of St. Paul, and pronounced the funeral oration of Claude of Rebe, archbishop of Narbonne. He wrote Le Parfait Orateur (Narbonne, 1648), a rare book. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.