What does Everett mean?
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.
Related boy name: Everest.Creative forms:
(male) Evereth, Everred, ..
(female) Evereda, Everetta, .. Middle name pairings:
Everett Elliott (E.E.), ..
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)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Everett for boys. Everett reached its top rank of #90 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is presently at #135. (2015 Birth Statistics)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.