AV-er-il, AV-ril
"boar battle"

Averill Origin and Meaning

The name Averill is a boy's name of English origin meaning "boar battle".

Averill is an ancient name, most properly spelled Averil, that has a Boston Brahmin air – probably due to the image of statesman Averill Harriman. It's of the rare English surname names that originally derived from a female given name: Eoforhild (Everild), meaning "boar battle".