The name April is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "to open". April is ranked #453 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Spring Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop your least favorite name on this list...ABC's!".
From the experts:
Once the most popular month names, April has been overtaken by June (for girls) and August (for boys), as well as the charmingly old-fashioned May. Literary reference: the heroine of the book and movie Revolutionary Road, and there have been Aprils on Parks and Recreation, Glee, and The Vampire Diaries. Trivia note: comedian Ralphie May named his daughter April June May.