Name Meaning

A Welsh name, derived from Iefan, a form of John. It can also be a variation on names from other languages, including Ivan, Ian, Juan, Euan, and Evangelos. Well-known Evans: photographer Walker Evans; jazz pianist Bill Evans; actress Evan Rachel Wood.


Celtic, Hebrew, Scottish, Welsh


Exotic, Short and sweet, Cute, Popular



Famous Namesakes

Gold-medal Olympic figure skater Evan Lysacek, Author Evan Thomas

Celebrity Babies

Son of Jenny McCarthy, Son of Diana Ross, Son of Bruce Springsteen

Popularity in 2019


Related Names

Evyn, Evin, Evann

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