What does Avalon mean?
Avalon \a-va-lon\ 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.
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. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Avalon for girls. Avalon has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)