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What does Everett mean?

Everett Pronunciation of Everett as a boys' name is pronounced EV-er-et. It is of Old German and Old English origin, and the meaning of Everett is "brave, strong boar". Surname derived from Everard, used as a given name in the 19th century. Senator Everett Dirksen; actor Rupert Everett.


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, brave, strong, surname, 19th century


VARIANTS Averett, Averitt, Eberhard, Eberhardt, Everard, Evered, Everet, Everette, Everitt, Evert, Evrard, Eward, Ewart

SEE ALSO Everest




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How popular is Everett?

Everett is a very prominent first name for men (#261 out of 1220, Top 21%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#816 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Everett reached its top rank of #90 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is presently at #114. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Everett name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Everett outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Everest (#1266 FROM RECENT DATA), Everet, Everette, Everitt, Evert and Ewart are the popular varying forms of Everett (#114) ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Everett was at its apex a century ago (USAGE OF 0.22%) and is almost as conventional today (USAGE 0.19%, 10.3%). Everett is more widely used than the rest, while versions like Evert have become less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Everett, Everest, Everet, Everette, Everitt in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Evert, Ewart in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Everett outside U.S.

Similar Names

Everett is pronounced similarly to Averet, Averit and Averret. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Barrett, Benett, Bernett, Brett, Eberdt (see Eberhard), Ebert, Emerey, Emmett, Evart, Evarts, Everald, Everild, Everley, Everlie, Everly, Everton, Evreux, Ewert, Garett, Garrett, Gelett, Hewett, Jarett, Jarrett, Jerett, Jerrett, Meritt, Merrett and Prewett. These names tend to be less commonly used than Everett.

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