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What does Everett mean?

Everett Pronunciation of Everett [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.


Everett has 13 variants: Averett, Averitt, Eberhard, Eberhardt, Everard, Evered, Everet, Everette, Everitt, Evert, Evrard, Eward and Ewart.

Related boy name: Everest.

2 more different relations via Everard: Everado and Everhart.

Creative forms:
(male) Evereth, Everred, ..

(female) Evereda, Everte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Everett Caiden (E.C.), ..

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 #135. (2015 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?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Everest (#1485 from recent data), Ewart, Evert, Everette, Everet and Everitt are the popular varying forms of Everett (#135 from recent data) 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 0.17%, 23.2%). Everett is more widely used than the rest, while versions like Everette 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 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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