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2/4/2020, 9:06 PM Mike C update #107
8/26/2016, 12:51 PM Mike C update #92
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Gender Feminine

Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic element avi, of unknown meaning, possibly "desired". This name is also given in honour of the 16th-century mystic Saint Teresa of Ávila, Ávila being the name of the town in Spain where she was born.