Avi Name Meaning & Origin

Avi

Pronunciation: AH-vee (key)

Related Names:

Abraham

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Avi is a Hebrew name, short for Aviel, which means G-d is my father, or Avrum, which is a form of Abraham, and means highest father.

Avi, Iva and Via are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

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Avriel 'Avi' Kaplan is the bass singer in the a cappella group, Pentatonix. They have won two Grammy's and are in a scene of Pitch Perfect Two.

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Avi is the younger brother of the lead Jewish girl in the movie "Arranged".
Edward Irving Wortis goes by the pen name Avi. He writes mostly Juvenile Fiction, most notably "Poppy".
In the Showtime series Weeds, Nancy Botwin's youngest son Stevie was named Avi Botwin at his bris (although that is simply his jewish name) and they referred to him as Avi when the family was on the run.

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