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  • Thus, besides such forms as Evan, Aune, Anne, Ive, Auney, Inney, &c., in the British Islands, Aff, Aven, Avon, Aune appear in Brittany and elsewhere in France, Avenza and Avens in Italy, Avia in Portugal, and Avono in Spain; while the terminal syllable of a large proportion of the Latinized names of French rivers, such as the Sequana, the Matrona and the Garumna, seems originally to have been the same word.
  • ==Flora== In central and northern Alberta the opening spring brings in the prairie anemone, the avens and other early flowers.
  • A climb over leads to two blind avens with water dripping in.
  • At the foot of the pitch a ramp slopes up to a choke passing below two high avens.
  • Damper areas support species such as meadowsweet, ragged robin, water avens, lady's mantle and meadow fescue.

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