7th December 2019

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What is the meaning of the name Avery for a boy?

What does Avery mean? Traditionally a last name derived from Alfred. It means "wise": in French, "ruling with elf-wisdom"; in English, "counselor." Used for boys and girls.

Where did the name Avery come from?

Avery is an English surname of ambiguous or multiple origins. Some scholars believe that the name is of Anglo-Norman origin and derived from "Every" or "Evreux". The name may have arrived in England after the Norman Conquest. It is the name of a county in Normandy.
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