Bevan - Meaning of Bevan
[ 2 syll. be-van, bev-an ] The baby boy name Bevan is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. Its pronunciation is BEHV-aeN or BiyVIY-N †. The origin of Bevan is Welsh. The name's meaning is son of Evan. Its meaning is derived from the element 'ap Evan'. The name is sometimes chosen in place of Evan Jr for a child born to a father named Evan.
Bevan has 18 variants. Variants include Beavan, Beaven, Beavin, Beavon, Beavun, Beve, Beven, Bevin, Bevo, Bevon, Bevun, Bevvan, Bevvin, Bevvon, Bevvun, Bevyn, and Bivian. The contraction Bev is another English variant.
Bevan is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Bevan: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"