Name: Avery

Origin and Meaning of the Name Avery

  • Meaning:
    Elf counsel
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Elf counsel
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (AY vuh ree)
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Miscellaneous Info for Avery

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Traditionally a masculine name, Avery is used on both boys and girls today. Avery is also fairly common as a last name.

    It is the name of several towns and counties in the U.S.; there is also a crater on the Moon named Avery.

    Avery Dennison is an office products manufacturer.

Similar Names to Avery for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Avery (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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