The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the girl name Evelyn

Meanings & Origins of Evelyn

What does Evelyn mean? What is the origin?

Origin French
Meaning Life
Origin Celtic
Meaning Lively; Pleasant
Origin English
Meaning Life
Origin French
Meaning Evelyn \e-vel-yn, ev(e)-lyn\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Evelyn), is pronounced EV-a-lin, EEV-lin. It is of Norman origin. Modern use derives from a transferred use of an English surname, from the Norman female name Aveline, from Ava. Also a variant anglicization of Irish

More Details About Evelyn

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Popularity of Evelyn There were 10376 US births last year.
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Evelyn is a girl name.
Evelyn starts with E
Evelyn is 6 letters long

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