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Boy Names Starting with Av-

Av- baby names and what they mean, with 27 results. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in 2014 (USAGE OF 0.1%) and has remained as conventional to this day (USAGE 0.1%, DOWN 1.5%). Avery (#187) and Avi (#946) are two of the more chic boy names in this list, while Aves (TOP 42%) and Avey (11%) are popular Av- last names. Here is the list of Av- names for girls.

Av- names

Ava - Aviv | Avner - Avshalom

Ava - Aviv

Derived fr. Akposso. "Sky, heaven." Unconventional. Ava is not listed in the US Demographics. Cross-gender use.

Form of Abel. Origin fr. Hebrew. "Breath, vapour." Azel is a somewhat popular boys' name. See also Acel.

Avenall, var. Avenill, Avenil, Avenell, Avenel, Aveneil, Aveneill
Origin fr. Old French word. "Oat pasture." Unusual, but Avenall is similar to common -all last names Aspenwall (UPPER 86%), Abfall (95%).

Averitt1, Averett1
Var. of Everett. From Old German, Old English. "Brave, strong boar." Averette (UPPER 13%), Avrett (48%) are conventional last names.

Averett2, var. Averret, Averitt2, Averit, Averet
Source fr. Old German, Old English. "Brave, strong boar." Averett, Averit, etc. are rarely found as first names.

Aubrey and variants

Avery1, Averie, Averi, Averey1
Var. of Aubrey. Derivative of Old German element. "Elf or magical being, power." Avery is a frequently occurring (TOP 52%) men's name, whereas Averey, Averi and Averie are unconventional.

Averill, var. Avryll, Avrill, Avrell, Avrel, Averyl, Averyll, Averil, Averell, Averel, Ave
Derivative of Old English word. "Boar battle." Arill and Averal are creative variations.

Form of Alfred. Stems fr. Old English element. "Elf or magical counsel." Also used for girls. Avery is common (TOP 52%) as a given name, and occurs often (TOP 1%) as a surname.

Avery3, var. Avry, Averey2
Source fr. Old English. "Elf or magical counsel." Usage of Avery and variants as children's names in 2015 was up 39.4% compared to a decade ago.

Var. of Augustine. Stems fr. Latin. "Great, magnificient." Avgustin is not frequently adopted as a children's name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Av- names: Avery, Avi, Avraham

Abraham and variants

Avrom, Avram, Avraham, Avi1
Var. of Abraham. Stems fr. Hebrew. "Father of a multitude (of nations)." Avi and Avraham are in the Top 2000.

Aviah, Avia
Var. of Abia. Based on Hebrew element. "God is my father." Avia and Aviah are unusual as birth names.

Form of Achidan. Stems fr. Hebrew language. "My brother judged." Unusual, with the -an ending for Avidan, like Adan, Ahsan. See also Aidan.

Aviel1, var. Avyel
Source fr. Hebrew element. "My father is the Lord." Uncommon as birth names, but Aviel and Avyel are similar to the more popular Ariel.

Form of Abiel. Derived fr. Hebrew language. "My father is the Lord." Rare as a baby name, but Aviel is similar to the more familiar Abel. See also Asiel.

Aviram and variants

Aviram, var. Avi2
Based on Hebrew element. "My father is mighty." Avi is a Top 2000 baby name.

Origin fr. Hebrew. "Gift of my father." Not in popularity charts. See also Abishai.

Var. of Achishar. Origin fr. Hebrew word. "My brother sings." Avishar was not among 2015's Top names. See also Avishai.

Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Father of dew." Cross-gender use. Rare. Avital is not found in the US Census.

Derivative of Hebrew word. "Springtime." Not Top 2000 name. See also Afif.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Av- names for boys.

1. Ava - Aviv
Ava, Abel [Avel], Avenall [Avenel, Avenil, Aveneil, Avenell, Avenill, Aveneill], Everett [Averett, Averitt], Averett [Averet, Averit, Averitt, Averret], Aubrey [Averi, Avery, Averey, Averie], Averill [Avrel, Averyl, Averil, Avrill, Avryll, Avrell, Averell, Averyll, ..], Alfred [Avery], Avery [Avry, Averey], Augustine [Avgustin], Abraham [Avi, Avram, Avrom, Avraham], Abia [Avia, Aviah], Achidan [Avidan], Aviel [Avyel], Abiel [Aviel], Aviram [Avi], Avishai, Achishar [Avishar], Avital, Aviv

Abner [Avner], Avner, Avon, Abram [Avram, Avrom], Avram [Avrom, Avrum], Absalom [Avshalom, Avsholom], Avshalom

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