[ 2 syll. e-van, ev-an ] The baby girl name Evan is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced EHV-ahN in English †. Evan's language of origin is Old Greek. It is predominantly used in English and Greek. Evan is a shortening of the English and French Evangeline.
Evan is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Evan, Evangeline was the most widely used. In the last century Evan has mainly been a boy name.
† Pronunciation for Evan: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" More about famous people named Evan:
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