Evelyn meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Evelyn No. of characters: 6 Gender: Unisex Origin of Evelyn: English German
How to pronounce Evelyn e-ve-lyn What does my name mean? Meaning of Evelyn: Life, Hazelnut, Little Bird, Desired, Life Giving, Light, English In addition to the form of Ava (meaning: power) and Eva (meaning: Mother of life), in England, a boy name. In Germany, widespread since the 19th century. Namesake: Evelyn Hamann, German actress.

Origin and Meaning

Baby name Evelyn meaning "desired, light, hazelnut, give life, companionship and peace and harmony" is used both as a first name or a surname. This name was derived from name Aveline (which is diminutive of the Avila). The early bearer of this name was British writer Evelyn Waugh, so originally it was used as a masculine given name but after 20th century it is most commonly used as female name due to association with the related name Evelina. Occasionally this name is also used as an Anglicisation of the Irish name Aibhil'n and 'ibhleann .

Old but gold, Evelyn keeps its place at the old-fashioned turned modern names, as what kept it alive from the old ages is the fact that it is also an old English Surname. Even though Evelyn actually has a Norman origins, it is still considered a British name, and while many chose it for a meaning only we also consider it for a sweet, soft sound of it. Evelyn, however, has quite a meaning, as it means “a wished-for child”, and that’s one of the many reasons why parents decide on it so often, given every child should be wished-for.

Evelyn was ranked 914 in 2015 US male names list and elevated by 0.76% from its previous ranking of 921 in 2014. Evelyn was ranked 15 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 6.25% from its previous ranking of 16 in 2014. As Anglo-Saxon male and Eve. Comes from the Hebrew "hawwâh" Means: "living" in celebration September 6th.. Evelyn are passionate seeking true love. Elegant, charming,Evelynlike to seduce. Balanced, volunteers are men of actions. Organized, methodical,Evelynare also very effective. Shortly expansive, their inner life is very rich. Evelyn are serious, modest, rather solitary and strict morality makes them generally intransigent.

Full form of Evelyn : Extroverted Valuable Eager Loyal Youthful Nurturing

Evelyn is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 2004 and ranked 31 in 2014. Around 9451 people wear Evelyn as their first name. Evelyn is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Evelyn is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1889 and ranked 914 (0.000429% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 543906 people wear Evelyn as their first name. Evelyn is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1900 and ranked 914 (0.000429% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 543906 people have Evelyn as their first name. Evelyn is not a native United States and Evelyn may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.152149% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Evelyn is 11.

Evelyn have high energy levels, just like a child. Evelyn are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Evelyn are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Names that rhyme with Evelyn Acelyn, Adaelyn, Addelyn, Adelyn, Aelyn, Aidelyn, Amelyn, Andelyn, Angelyn, Anjelyn, Arelyn, Arielyn, Ashelyn, Avelyn, Azelyn, Baelyn, Bevelyn, Blakelyn, Bracelyn, BraelynFamous people named Evelyn
Evelyn Ellis in The Lady from Shanghai as Actress
Evelyn Tello in Saber amar as Actress
Evelyn Del Rio in The Bank Dick as Actress
Évelyne Dandry in Sitcom as Actress
Evelyn Hall in Hell's Angels as Actress
Evelyn Brooks in Out of Time as Actress
Evelyne Scott in La noche de los asesinos as Actress
Evelyn Manchester in Boychoir as Actress
Evelyn Wawrzyniak in Love the Coopers as Actress
Evelyn Christina Tonn in Champions as Actress
Evelyn Frechette Mary Evelyn "Billie" Frechette was a singer, waitress, convict and American child.
Evelyn Adler acted in short Empty Places
Names like Evelyn Evelyn Namesakes Related Names: Eve, Eve-Lyne, Eve-Marie, Evea, Eveana, Eveanna, Evee, Evel, Evelake, Evelean, Evelee, Eveleen, Eveleigh, Evelen, Evelena, Evelene, Evelet, Evelett, Evelette, Eveli Posts having Evelyn: Comments :Evelyn is a British ago - and last name . As first name he is mostly female, are in English-speaking countries but also male namesakes, for example, Richard Evelyn Byrd . In German, however, the name is almost exclusively regarded as being female. Originally, the English form of the Anglo-Norman name Aveline [1] , which in turn is a diminutive of the Germanic name Ava is. Since the sources of Ava is not sure is, no reliable information can be provided also to Evelyn. One interpretation is little bird . The Irish variant of Aveline is Eibhlin which in anglizierter form to Eileen was. - Piper Pasko Popularity of Evelyn

Updated on: June 28th, 2019
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