Avi name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Telugu, Sanskrit, Telugu, Hebrew, English, Oriya and Tamil
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Avi ah-vee
Meaning: The Sun and Air, Honest, My Father and Sun
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What does Avi mean?

Avi means The Sun and Air, Honest, My Father is Exalted or Sun is mostly used in Oriya, Sanskrit, Kannada, Gujarati, English, Telugu, Tamil, Hebrew, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali and Malayalam is a unisex name has its origin in Hebrew.

Avi is version of modern Abiram. Widely Accepted Hebrew Abiram, meaning of Abiram is "My Father is Exalted". Avi is short form of Aviram. Aviram is variation of contemporary Abiram. Avi is shortened form of Avery.

Avery is variation of frequently used and perpetual Aubrey. Origin of Renowned Avery is in Old French, English and Germanic languages, meaning of Avery is "Elf Ruler and Leader of the Elves" is substantially used in English and English.

How do I pronounce Avi?

The proper pronunciation of two syllabled Avi is ah-vee.

Variants of Avi

Avea, Abiram, Abiraam

Names that rhyme with Avi

How popular is the name Avi?

Avi is a common name in United States given to over 4577 babies in 88 years. Presently peaking at the charts, 227 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 925th position.

Avi is a unique baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1996 and was able to reach the top 700 names. In 2015, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 677 on boy names chart when 50 babies were named Avi.

Over 417 babies in England and Wales have been named Avi.

Avi is an uncommon baby name in France, its highest ever rank is 1279 (1998) in its 16 years run on France naming chart.

Over 195 people have been named Avi in France. But Avi is a popular baby name in India where every 1 in 180000 have the name as well as in Bangladesh.

As per our findings, over 20000 people has been named Avi globally.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Here's what numbers has to say about Avi

You are not very good when it comes to romantic relationships. You are a human and an animal right activist. You are there to give a hand or honest advice when necessary but refuse to ask for help, even when you need it badly. And you are respected for living according to your own rules. Details matter to you, especially when it comes to choosing your love partner. You can't stand being in one place for too long because you want to enjoy your freedom and time on this planet.

If you like Avi, you would love these names

  •  Abhira - Abhiras origin is Hebrew, meaning of Abhira is "A Cowherd or Cowherd" used as a gender-neutral name is dominantly used in Bengali, Telugu and Tamil
  •  Gedalyahu - Boy name Gedalyahu means "God is Great". Its origin is in Hebrew is used majorly in Hebrew
  •  Hillel - Anomalous Hillels origin is Hebrew is particulary used in Hebrew, meaning of Hillel is "To Praise" is used as a baby boy name
  •  Isaut - The Isaut means "God Protects My House" is originated from Hebrew language
  •  Min - The infrequent unisex name Min means "Fish". It is rooted from Hebrew is used prevalently in Czech and Hindi

Middle names for Avi

These are some of the mainstream and familiar options for Avi middle names.

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Sibling Names for Avi

Avi is a popular name choice for baby boys, meaning "my father" in Hebrew. If you're searching for the perfect sibling names to complement Avi, we've got you covered! Check out our list of 20 unique and meaningful names that pair perfectly with Avi.

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Famous people named Avi

  • Avi Bortnick, American guitarist
  • Avi Mograbi, Israeli documentary filmmaker
  • Avi Loeb, Israeli American theoretical physicist
  • Avi Pazner, retired Israeli diplomat and World Chairman of Keren Hayesod - United Israel Appeal
  • Avi Wigderson, Israeli mathematician and computer scientist
  • Avi Ben-Abraham, Israeli-American scientist
  • Avi Benayahu, former Israel Defense Forces Spokesperson
  • Avi Rubin, expert in systems and networking security
  • Avi Ran, goalkeeper at the Israeli football club Maccabi Haifa
  • Avi Lewis, Canadian documentary filmmaker
  • Avi Arad, Israeli American businessman
  • Avi, American author of young adult and children's literature
  • Avi Nimni, former Israeli football player and Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C.'s highest ever scorer
  • Avi Cohen, after his death Maccabi Tel Aviv retired the number 5 that he formerly wore
  • Avi Dichter, Israeli politician and the current Chairman of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee
  • Avi Weiss, American open Orthodox ordained rabbi, author, teacher
  • Avi Peretz, retired Israeli football player
  • Avi Mizrahi, general in the Israel Defense Forces
  • Avi Lerner, Israeli-American film producer
  • Avi Strool, retired Israeli footballer
  • Avi Toledano, Israeli singer and songwriter
  • Avi Yehiel, Israeli footballer
  • Avi Ivgi, Israeli professional football goalkeeper
  • Avi Tikva, retired Israeli professional association footballer
  • Avi Knafo, Israeli footballer
  • Avi Benjamin composed the music of movie The House Where the Cockroaches Live a Ripe Old Age
  • Avi Gilor, from 1987 drama movie Himmo Melech Yerushalaim, who characterized the N.
  • In 1986 comedy and drama film, Alex Holeh Ahavah, Avi Kushnir portrayed Motke Potash, Shuki's brother.
  • Avi Nassa, from 2014 drama and horror movie You (Us) Me, who characterized Zorba.
  • In 1970, Avi Sagild characterized the role of Mara in comedy, drama flick Stille dage i Clichy.
  • In 2012 comedy flick, Missed Connections, Avi Rothman played Allan.


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des ├ętudes ├ęconomiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
  4. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://www.svb.nl/nl/kindernamen/
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