April is derived from the Latin word "aperire," which means "to open." This meaning likely refers to the opening of flowers during springtime. April reached peak popularity during the 1970s.
Similar Names: Aprelle, Avril
Famous April Names: April Bowlby (actress), April Lee Hernandez (actress)
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