Evelyn Name Meaning

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The name has an antique charm. There are at least four songs with Evelyn as the title. These are by Flybanger, Xymox, The Tragically Hip, and Pop Will Eat Itself.
Famous People with
Name Evelyn :
Evelyn Preer was a pioneering African-American actress. Evelyn Tubb is a popular soprano singer. She's also one of the members of The Consort of Musicke. Evelyn Waugh was an English writer, prolific in writing biographies, novels, and travel books.
Variant Names of Evelyn:

Evylen, Evelyne, Evelynne, Evelina, Evelin, Eveline, Evylen, Evelyne, Evelynne, Evelina, Evelin, Eveline And Evelien., Evaline, Evalyn, Eveleen, Eveline, Avelina, Evelyne, Evilyn, Evlynn, Avelina, Evelyne, Evilyn, Evlynn

Aveline (French), Eveleen (Italian), Eveline (German)

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Evelyn name was top ranked at 19 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 15 position in American during year 2015


Name Evelyn has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 112 position. 542084 numbers of people were named Evelyn so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Evelyn

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The feminine or masculine name Evelyn is taken from an English surname that was originally derived from the name Aveline. The given name Aveline is from the Norman French version of the Germanic name Avelina, which is a diminutive of Avila. The feminine name Avila is derived from the Germanic element avi that most likely means “desired”
Evelyn Numerology :
Personality No. 1. People with name Evelyn have leadership qualities. They act in a manner that they receive accolade. They are domineering & pushy. They have inordinate self-esteem. Person with Evelyn having 1 as Personality number are independent & are not afraid of exploring new avenues. They may be self-centered & arrogant. They are restless & create new things. They are physically strong. More Numerology

More About Name : Evelyn

  • Evelyn is a surname, a male and female given name, and a place name; it is perhaps most common as a female given name.

  • Hebrew word meaning "light,"

    Celtic meaning "life" or "life-giving"

  • Evelyn, meaning "little bird," is derived from the French name "Aveline".

    Evelyn is also used as a family name.

  • It is derived from the French name Aveline.

  • Name is a feminine form of a French name Aveline, which is an alternate name of Ava means Life.

  • In the 17th century when it was first used as a given name it was more common for boys but it is now regarded as mainly feminine due to association with the related name Evelina. Evelyn is an English variant of Aveline.

Name Analysis of Evelyn

Character Analysis of Evelyn : Persons with the name Evelyn are usually highly flexible and well equipped to making and accepting change throughout their life.They always seek excitement and are sometimes a bit of a risk-taker. They are imaginative, and often, through their unconventional way of thinking, are naturally able to solve complex problems with ease. They are quick thinkers and observers who are clever, analytical and versatile.

Love Life of Evelyn : Persons are faced with a very mental, intellectual extremes. If Persons can not establish a good relationship at the level of communication then it may affect them sexually.

Name Letter Analysis of Evelyn

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

V : Persons are a seer and have great intuition

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

Y : Persons are freedom-loving and like to break rules and push the envelope

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Evelyn

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Evelyn is Vrushabh and Moon sign associated with the name Evelyn is Taurus.

The name Evelyn has Earth element. Venus is the Ruling Planet for the name Evelyn . The name Evelyn having moon sign as Taurus is represented by The Bull and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Evelyn are very patient. Such people are social and always treat others with respect.

Other name options, having Taurus moon sign are name starting with : O, Va, Vi, Vu, Ve,Vo, We ,Wo,Ve,Ae, U, Ea, E, Ai, Bi, Bo, Br, Bu,Vr,Vy,Wa, Wu.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Evelyn

The name Evelyn is suitable for baby born in Krittika nakshatra

Krittika Nakshatra: An old name of the Pleiades; personified as the nurses of Kārttikeya, a son of Shiva.

Lord: Surya (Sun)
Symbol: Knife or spear
Deity : Agni, god of fire
Indian zodiac: 26°40' Mesha - 10° Vrishabha
Western zodiac 22° 40' Taurus - 6° Gemini
Other name options, having Krittika nakashatra are name starting with : A,  I,  U, E.

Famous Name Evelyn

  • Evelyn Lacy

    was an Australian freestyle swimmer who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics. In 1936 she was eliminated in the semi-finals of the 100 metre freestyle event. In the 400 metre freestyle competition she was eliminated in the first round.


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