Averett Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Everett:
Transferred use of the English surname meaning "Everett's son." Everett is an old variant of Evered, a name derived from the Old English Eoforheard (brave as a wild boar), which is a com-pounding of the elements eofor (a wild boar) and heard (strong, brave, hearty). Var: Everett, Everist, Everitt, Everritt.
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Usually encountered as a surname, could be a hit with parents looking for a surname type first name for a son with a strong, masculine feel to it.
Since Avery, which used to be a boys name, has been almost entirely taken over by little girls, this could be a viable alternative candidate. The Ave feel is still there and with adding Rett to the end of it, gives it a stronger feel than Avery does.
Avery could be used as a cute nickname for Averett as well.
Can be pronouced Ever-rett or Avea-rett, depending on your preference.
- Personal experiences with the name Averett
I have only ever met one person with this name, at the moment he is 5 years old, his parents liked the name Everett but not the spelling and decided on Averett instead. I like it, I think it's cute and fresh.
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- Meanings and history of the name Averett
It is english in origin, meaning brave, strong boar
- Famous real-life people named Averett
There is an Averett University in the state of Virginia, near the North Carolina border.
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