Avril

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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Avril

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  • A user from Colorado, United States says the name Avril is of French origin and means "April in French. In English, pronounced "Eh-vrill"".
  • A submission from New Jersey, United States says the name Avril means "French form of April" and is of French origin.
  • A user from Australia says the name Avril is of French origin and means "April".
  • According to a user from Hungary, the name Avril is of French origin and means "April".
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Notable Persons Named Avril

She has had major accomplishments since 1999. Avril was given the name Avril Ramona Lavigne on September 27th, 1984 in Belleville, Ontario, Canada.

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Kim Campbell is a Prime Minister of Canada, Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada, Member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly for Vancouver-Point Grey, Leader of theProgressive Conservative Party of Canada, Minister of National Defence, Minister o. Kim was given the name Avril Phædra Douglas Campbell on March 10th, 1947 in Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada.

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Avril Haines is a Deputy National Security Advisor, Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, and Deputy National Security Advisor (United States). Avril was born on August 29th, 1969.

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She was most active from 1958 to present. Avril was born Avril Elgar on April 1st, 1932 in Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK.

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Avril Angers was an actress, dancer, and actor. Avril was given the name Florence Avril Angers on April 18th, 1918 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, UK. She passed away on November 9th, 2005.

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Avril is a singer, actress, songwriter, and entertainer. She was most prominent from 2007 to present. Avril was given the name Judith Nyambura Mwangi on April 30th, 1986 in Nakuru, Kenya.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Avril

Édouard-Henri was born on May 21st, 1849 in Algiers. He left this life on July 28th, 1928.

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Cliff Avril is a football player for the Seattle Seahawks. He was most prominent from 2008 to present. Cliff was born on April 8th, 1986 in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Prosper Avril is a Member of the Provisional Government of Haiti, President of Haiti, Commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of Haiti, List of heads of state of Haiti, and List of commanders-in-chief of the Armed Forces of Haiti. Prosper was born on December 12th, 1937 in Thomazeau.

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Margaux Avril is a french pop music singing. She was most prominent from 2013 to present. Margaux was born on April 8th, 1991 in Paris.

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Avril is a singer, actress, songwriter, and entertainer. She was most prominent from 2007 to present. Avril was given the name Judith Nyambura Mwangi on April 30th, 1986 in Nakuru, Kenya.

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How popular is the baby name Avril in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1919 5 5 0
1920 6 6 0
1921 5 5 0
1923 12 12 0
1924 21 21 0
1925 13 13 0
1926 7 7 0
1927 6 6 0
1929 5 5 0
1930 5 5 0
1931 5 5 0
1934 5 5 0
1935 6 6 0
1940 6 6 0
1942 8 8 0
1947 7 7 0
1948 7 7 0
1952 8 8 0
1953 5 5 0
1954 9 9 0
1955 8 8 0
1956 7 7 0
1958 6 6 0
1959 7 7 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 6 6 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 11 11 0
1966 6 6 0
1967 15 15 0
1968 9 9 0
1969 15 15 0
1970 11 11 0
1971 5 5 0
1972 12 12 0
1973 16 16 0
1974 22 22 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 14 14 0
1977 26 26 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 20 20 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 14 14 0
1982 22 22 0
1983 13 13 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 11 11 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 10 10 0
1992 15 15 0
1993 12 12 0
1994 8 8 0
1995 13 8 5
1997 9 9 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 11 11 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 26 26 0
2003 129 129 0
2004 125 125 0
2005 119 119 0
2006 100 100 0
2007 154 154 0
2008 155 155 0
2009 120 120 0
2010 133 133 0
2011 144 144 0
2012 136 136 0
2013 111 111 0
2014 102 102 0
2015 129 129 0
2016 124 124 0
2017 112 112 0

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Popularity of Avril as a first name

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Popularity of Avril as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Avril U.S.
  White 37.90% 64.26%
  African American 56.65% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Avril

People with the last name Avril are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Avril

  • How Popular is the name Avril? Avril is the 5,734th most popular name of all time. As a last name Avril was the 43,511th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Avril have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,591 babies born with the first name Avril in the United States. That's more than enough people named Avril to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Avril? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Avril first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Avril is Wednesday, April 22nd, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Avril born? The highest recorded use of the first name Avril was in 2008 with a total of 155 babies.
  • Random Avril Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Avril is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 26 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Avril: Your name in reverse order is Lirva. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vialr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Avril? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 496 people with the last name Avril.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Avril? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Avril as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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