Origin:British
Popularity:22
Meaning:desired; island; wished for
Evelyn is a gender-neutral baby name of mixed origins. With the British translation “desired” and “island," Evelyn is definitely a name to yearn for. These blissful definitions also correlate with the French name Aveline meaning “wished for.” With such captivating connotations, it's no surprise that Evelyn has made its way into the heart of the United States, Nigeria, and Ghana. If you’ve tried wishing upon a star, baby Evelyn may be your dream come true.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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