Name: Avila

Origin and Meaning of the Name Avila

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    (ah VEE lah); (A vil ah)
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    Itself (Avila)
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    English speaking countries
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    Medieval Germanic name, possibly short form of Germanic name Ava. It begins with the element avi, of unknown meaning, possibly "desired".
    It is also a Spanish province and town. Avila is often bestowed in honor of St. Teresa of Avila (1515-82).

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