What does Everett mean?
Everett /ever-ett/ [3 sylls.] 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.more]
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 popularity of Everett for boys. Everett reached its top rank of #86 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is presently at #167. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Evert, Everette and Ebbe are the popular varying forms of Everett (#167 last year) ranked in the Top 1000. Usage of these boy names was at its apex during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.4248%) and has become much less since (usage 0.2083%, down 51%), with the forms Everette and Evert becoming less in vogue. Everett (#167) is the most fashionable baby name in this compilation, with this name enjoying a revival in usage. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Everett and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Everett▲ is pronounced similarly to Averet. This name tends to be less commonly used than Everett.