Avery - A popular female name
Avery, meaning ruler of the elves, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1928 on position #1754. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Avery and more.
With that position 1 in 171 baby girls were given this name - making this a popular female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Avery peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2012 on position 13.
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Avery is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Avery is currently topping the baby name charts in Minnesota at position #5 - and is the least popular in District of Columbia at position #50.
Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Avery is where you live.
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Avery origin and meaningAvery is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means ruler of the elves. To see famous people named Avery, pop culture references for the name Avery and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to Avery
We've found the following names that sound similar to Avery, sorted by popularity.Aubrey / Aubree / Aubrie / Averie / Averi / Aubri / Aubry / Avary / Avarie / Abria /
Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better
understanding of how popular or unique this name is.
With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.
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Even more about Avery
These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.