Usage Medieval English
Other Forms FormsAvenell
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Contributor Contrib.LMS on 4/23/2014
Last Editor EditorFrollein Gladys on 5/17/2014
Originally derived from the same, highly uncertain, source as [Avo] and [Ava], Avenel was first in use as a given name in the Middle Ages, and later went on to become a surname (which, in turn, was occasionally re-used as a given name from the 1500s onwards).