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Averill (girl)

What does Averill mean?

Averill Pronunciation of Averill [aver-ill] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Averill) is a Latin and Old English name, and Averill means "to open; boar battle". Averill is a variant form of April (Latin): the month as a given name. Averill is also a variation of Averil (Old English). Averill is also used as a derivative of Avril (Latin).

Associated with: old english, battle.


Averill has 7 variants: Avaril, Averel, Averell, Averyl, Averyll, Averylle and Everil.

11 more relations via April, Averil, Avril: Abril, Aipril, Aprill, Aprille, Apryll, Averhilda, Averilda, Averilla, Avriel, Avrill and Everilda.

Creative forms:
(female) Averal, Averla, ..

(male) Averal, Averis, ..

Middle name pairings:
Averill Jakayla (A.J.), ..

How popular is Averill?

Averill is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#8643 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Abril (#979 in 2015), April (#403), Averil and Avril (#1643) are the popular varying forms of Averill (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Everilda, are seldom used. These forms of Averill were at the top of their popularity in the 1970s (adoption of 0.64%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 0.06%, 91% less), with the version April becoming less stylish. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Abril, April, Averil, Avril in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Averill and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adell, Aerica, Aeriel, Aeriela, Aeriell, Aerin, Aeverie, Amarilla, America, Ariel, Ariell, Auriel, Auriol, Avelina, Aveline, Averi, Averie, Avery, Avila, Avrie, Charill (see Charlotte), Cherell, Cherrill (see Cheryl), Cheryll, Chyrill (see Cheryl), Darrill (see Daryl), Derrill, Merill, Merrill, Meryll, Sherell, Sherill, Sherrill, Sheryll, Shyrill, Teill, Terall, Terell, Terrill and Teryll. These names tend to be more commonly used than Averill.

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