Meaning and name origin
Avery \a-ve-ry\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Avery), is pronounced AY-vree. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Avery is "elf counsel". Feminine of Alfred that originated as a Norman French pronunciation of Alfred.
Avery is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3227 out of 4276, Top 75%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#775 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Avery for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Avery and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Avery (#13), Averie (#378) and Averi (#747). (2014 statistics).