[ 2 syll. a-vi, av-i ] The baby boy name Avi is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is aa-VIY- †. Avi is largely used in the Hebrew and English languages, and it is derived from Hebrew origins. The name is of the meaning my father.
Avi is also a Hebrew short form of the name Avraham (Hebrew and English).
Avi is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Avi: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Avi is Author, Avi, born Edward Irving Wortis, 1937, New York, New York.