What does Avner mean?
Associated with: light (bright).
(male) Aner, Avnor, ..
(female) Avnerai, Avnere, .. Middle name pairings:
Avner Lennon (A.L.), ..
How popular is Avner?
Avner is an uncommon first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#96918 out of 150436, Top 64%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of Avner and affiliated names. Abner (#1018 from current records) and Abe (#1841) are the prominent alternative forms of Avner (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Avner reached the height of their popularity a century ago (adoption of 0.06%) and are now much less popular (adoption 0.01%, ▼77.4%), with the form Abe going out of style. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Abeer, Acer, Adler, Adnet, Adney, Alger, Alter, Ameer▲, Amer, Ammer, Ander, Anker, Arne, Arnel, Arnet, Arney, Asher▲, Asser, Ave, Avel, Avenel, Averi, Avery▲, Aviel, Avrel, Avyel, Aymer, Einer, Iver and Miner. These names tend to be more commonly used than Avner.See names in meaning and etymology.