Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream

Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #20 in 2013 and #16 in 2014.

Famous People

Evelyn Guerrero (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Evelyn Keyes (Movie Actress), Evelyn Ward (TV Actress), Evelyn Venable (Movie Actress), Evelyn Brent (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Evelyn Eaton (Writer), Evelyn Rudie (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Evelyn Varden (Movie Actress,TV Actress)


In English

Origin: Medieval English form of the Old French female name Aveline, diminutive of the Germanic root avi, of uncertain meaning, possibly "desired, wished for" , or aval "strength". By folk etymology the female name is seen as a diminutive of Eve.


-( female name -comes from the Germanic language-).

-( male name -comes from the last names language-), transferred from the last name.

-(last name matronymic -comes from the language-)

In German


-( female name) borrowed from English

In Norwegian


-( female name) borrowed from English