Popularity:17096
Origin:Portuguese
Other Origin(s):Roman
Meaning:She who lives near yew trees
Evora is a feminine name of Portuguese origin, meaning "she who lives near yew trees." It is the namesake of the museum city of Évora in Portugal, home to beautifully preserved architecture from the Roman era. This floral-sounding name comes from the Proto-Celtic word eburos, meaning "yew." Evora is a beautifully unique name perfect for parent who wishes to honor their homeland or those who appreciate the mystical beauty of yew trees.
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