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Avalon

What does Avalon mean?

Avalon Pronunciation of Avalon [aval-on] as a girls' name is pronounced AV-a-lahn. It is of Celtic origin, and the meaning of Avalon is "island of apples". Celtic mythology: Avalon is an island paradise. In Arthurian legend, it is the island where King Arthur took refuge after his final defeat, and whence he will reappear.

Associated with: king (queen).

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Avalna, ..

(male) Avalan, Avalor, ..

Middle name pairings:
Avalon Marianna (A.M.), ..

How popular is Avalon?

Avalon is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#66878 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Avalon was first listed in 2002 and reached its apex rank of #1454 in the U.S. in 2014, and is at #1503 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Avalon name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Avalon outside U.S.

Similar Names

Avalon is alike in pronunciation to Avalyn, Avalynn, Aveline, Avelyn, Evaleen, Evalin, Evaline, Evalyn, Evalynn, Evelin, Evelyn, Evilyn and Ivalyn. Other recommended names are Abalene, Abalina, Adalee, Adali, Adalin, Adalina, Adaliz, Adalyn, Adelyn, Adison, Aeron, Affton, Agafon, Ailyn, Aislin, Aislyn, Alison, Allyn, Aloe, Alona, Alyson, Amal, Amala, Amalia, Amalie, Amalina, Amaline, Amalyna (see Amelia), Analee, Analena, Analia, Arlen, Arlyn, Ashlen, Ashlin, Aston, Atalee, Ava, Availia, Avalee, Avana, Avaril, Avelina, Aven, Avlynn, Aylin, Ayslyn, Caron, Cason, Chalon, Fallon, Ivon, Karon, Kason, Manon, Mason, Nanon, Rianon, Season, Shanon, Sharon and Shavon. These names tend to be more frequently used than Avalon.

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