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Evelyn

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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 35 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Hebrew, English

Meaning: Hazelnut, Little Bird

Pronunciation: EH-vah-lin, /'iːv.lɪn/, EH V AH L AH N

Popularity Rank: #654

On this page:

  • 1. Evelyn Meaning
  • 2. Evelyn Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Evelyn
  • 4. Evelyn Translations in other languages
  • 5. Evelyn Name Popularity
  • 6. Evelyn popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Evelyn
  • 8. Latest News about Evelyn
  • 9. Nicknames for Evelyn
  • 10. Names similar to Evelyn

Evelyn Meaning

Derived from the surname Aveline, which is of Old French origin. It means 'desired', 'wished for', or 'longed for'. Evelyn is a popular name for both boys and girls.

Evelyn also means "Hazelnut, Little Bird, Desired, Life Giving, Light, Life, Bird, Beauty, Radiance, Desired or wished for, popular unisex name.".

Evelyn is commonly found in United States of America, Chile, Mexico, and 91 more countries.

Evelyn Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: EH-vah-lin

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /'iːv.lɪn/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: EH V AH L AH N

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Evelyn Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Evelyn is recorded 91,078 times globally, ranking it as the 654th most common name worldwide.

Evelyn is most prevalent in United States of America, with 18,660 occurrences, making it the 297th most popular name in the country.

In Puerto Rico, the name Evelyn is found among 1 in every 65 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Evelyn Popularity by Country

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CountryRankFrequency
United States of America#2971 : 97
Chile#1381 : 69
Mexico#3091 : 131
Peru#2301 : 165
Nigeria#2561 : 239
Colombia#6151 : 352
Italy#8151 : 334
South Africa#6481 : 721
Malaysia#5561 : 837
United Kingdom#6401 : 242
Guatemala#1011 : 102
Brazil#5381 : 381
Costa Rica#1141 : 68
Germany#4421 : 178
Ghana#651 : 92
Singapore#1811 : 308
Spain#7611 : 397
Saudi Arabia#2,2821 : 2,149
Panama#1851 : 184
Ireland#2681 : 85
Canada#5151 : 325
Austria#1911 : 102
Philippines#421 : 244
Bolivia#5131 : 380
Argentina#4191 : 240
Uruguay#3081 : 139
Kuwait#4401 : 759
Netherlands#1,0371 : 500
Hong Kong#5051 : 599
United Arab Emirates#1,4181 : 1,758
Belgium#9781 : 546
Puerto Rico#301 : 65
Switzerland#6721 : 482
Ecuador#1561 : 168
Oman#1,8541 : 2,115
France#4,2681 : 4,261
Qatar#1,1461 : 1,799
China#3891 : 633
Taiwan#3181 : 1,131
Bahrain#8121 : 1,428
Israel#3,1701 : 1,951
Palestine#3,0571 : 2,213
Cameroon#1,5761 : 2,925
Norway#5051 : 599
Macao#4471 : 943
Sweden#9851 : 888
Botswana#3271 : 893
Egypt#21,6821 : 29,038
Namibia#6881 : 1,767
Jamaica#7981 : 1,286
Brunei Darussalam#3401 : 1,479
Greece#1,3941 : 1,633
Japan#1,1401 : 1,822
Finland#1,7851 : 2,426
Portugal#2,0751 : 3,158
Hungary#6231 : 940
Russia#7,8811 : 8,476
Lebanon#3,7211 : 4,739
Malta#4501 : 561
Denmark#1,4401 : 2,250
Estonia#4861 : 367
Turkey#17,4301 : 31,711
India#13,8481 : 28,188
Libya#9,5951 : 20,327
Cyprus#5931 : 930
Indonesia#6371 : 1,678
Jordan#7,3461 : 12,305

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Evelyn popularity in U.S.

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This chart displays the ranking of the name Evelyn from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Evelyn

📰 Latest News about Evelyn

Stay updated with the most recent news about Evelyn. Read on to catch up with Evelyn's latest headlines

Last Updated: June 12, 2024 10:12 AM (GMT + 5.30)

  • 2 injured in 2-vehicle collision on Evelyn Gandy Parkway in Forrest Co. - WDAM
    Source: WDAM | Published on: June 12, 2024
  • Evelyn L. Noe | Obituaries | timesbulletin.com - Times Bulletin
    Source: Times Bulletin | Published on: June 11, 2024
  • Evelyn Rose Puts an Elegant Spin on Nostalgia in Vienna - Washingtonian
    Source: Washingtonian | Published on: June 10, 2024
  • Miracle of little Evelyn a reminder every life is precious - American Family News
    Source: American Family News | Published on: June 10, 2024
  • Evelyn 'Nini' Jean McDaniel Sheldon | Obituaries | bgdailynews.com - Bowling Green Daily News
    Source: Bowling Green Daily News | Published on: June 10, 2024
  • Evelyn 'Nini' Jean McDaniel Sheldon | Obituaries | messenger-inquirer.com - messenger-inquirer
    Source: messenger-inquirer | Published on: June 10, 2024
  • County Councilwoman Evelyn Strietelmeier Pence announces intention to resign - The Republic
    Source: The Republic | Published on: June 09, 2024
  • Evelyn Anderson Obituary (2024) - Sarasota, FL - The Westerly Sun - Legacy.com
    Source: Legacy.com | Published on: June 09, 2024
  • Evelyn Schuele Obituary (2024) - Franklin, NJ - The Jersey Journal - The Star-Ledger Obituaries
    Source: The Star-Ledger Obituaries | Published on: June 07, 2024
  • Obituary | Evelyn "Carol" (Blevins) Blackwell - Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory
    Source: Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory | Published on: June 07, 2024

Nicknames for Evelyn

Evie, Lynnie, Evey, Evee, Lyn, Evita, Lynny, Evy, Ellie, Lynnie-Bear

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