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Popularity
250k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Evan

Gender: Boy. Ranked #290 most popular

What does the name "Evan" mean?

Evan (Welsh): God is Good

The name "Evan" is of Welsh origin and it means "God is Good". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 32 other names that are similar to this one.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

V is for versatile, your changeable nature.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nave". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aevn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Evan" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Evan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 249,753 babies born with the name Evan in the United States. That's more than enough Evans to occupy the territory of French Guiana (France) with an estimated population of 243,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 22 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Evan" was in 2007 with a total of 10,287 babies. (That's a lot of baby Evans)

According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Evan" is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 108 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1985. Across the entire United States a total of 3,323 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Evan popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Evan in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Evan

Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1994 to present. Evan was born in 1987 in Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S.

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Evan Handler

Evan Handler is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1981 to present. Evan was born in 1961 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Evan Ellingson

Evan Ellingson is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Evan was born in 1988 as Evan Taylor Ellingson in La Verne, California, U.S.

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Evan Lysacek

Evan Lysacek is a figure skater. Evan was born in 1985 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Evan Taubenfeld

Evan Taubenfeld is a musician, songwriter, producer, and executive music director with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Evan was born in 1983 as Evan David Taubenfeld in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.

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Evan Sabara

Evan Sabara is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. Evan was born in 1992 as Daryl Christopher Sabara in Torrance, California, U.S.

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Past life for Evan born Mar 19, 1944

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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