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Gender: Female Origin of Avril: French variation of April Meaning of April: Latin, "to open"

The name Avril is a girl's name of French origin. Avril and is often added to lists like Vibrant Spring Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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French Canadian pop star Avril Lavigne has put the spotlight on her name.

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Pop Culture References for the name Avril

Avrille, Avrill, Avrillia, Avy, Avrilia, Averil, Averell, Averyl, Averill, Averel, Avri, Avra

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MaryKathryn Says:


I will forever associate this name with Avril Lavigne. It's kind of like she trademarked it haha

jordalini Says:


I think this really pretty :)