Evelyn

Given Name Evelyn

GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
PRONOUNCED: EV-ə-lin (English), EV-lin (English)

Meaning & History
From an English surname which was derived from the given name AVELINE. In the 17th century when it was first used as a given name it was more common for boys, but it is now regarded as mainly feminine due to association with the related name Evelina.


Given Name Evelyn

GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
PRONOUNCED: EV-ə-lin (English), EV-lin (English)

Meaning & History
From an English surname which was derived from the given name AVELINE. In the 17th century when it was first used as a given name it was more common for boys, but it is now regarded as mainly feminine due to association with the related name Evelina.

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