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What does Evin mean?

Evin Pronunciation of Evin [evin] as a name for boys has the meaning "God is gracious; born of yew; youth". Evin is a variant form of Evan (Hebrew, Welsh, Scottish): Welsh form of Iefan.

Associated with: gracious, yew (tree).


Evin has 3 variants: Evann, Even and Evyn.

11 more relations via Evan: Euan, Euen, Ev, Eva, Evans, Evo, Ewan, Ewen, Ewy, Owen and Van.

Creative forms:
(male) Enin, Esin, ..

(female) Evel, Evine, ..

Middle name pairings:
Evin Crosby (E.C.), ..

How popular is Evin?

Evin is a rare first name for men. Evin is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Evin was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #1161 in the U.S. in the year 2005, and is at #1947 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Euan, Eva, Evan (#67 in 2015), Evans, Ewan (#1284), Owen (#36) and Van (#826) are the prominent alternative forms of Evin (#1947 in 2015) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Evin was at its peak in 2010 (average #1186) and is almost as conventional today (#1270, 13.2% less usage), but with the form Evans becoming less in vogue. Evan has historically been a favorite of parents, though Owen has become popular as well over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Evin, Eva, Evan, Evans, Ewan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Owen, Van in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Euan, Evan, Ewan, Owen outside U.S.

Similar Names

Evin is alike in pronunciation to Avon, Evian, Evion, Ivan, Ivann, Iven, Ivon and Yvon. Other suggested similar names are Alin, Alvin, Amin, Arin, Arvin, Bain, Davin, Eann, Earvin, Eban, Eben, Edik, Edin, Edon, Edvin, Edwin, Egan, Egon, Eion, Ekon, Elan, Elgin, Elian, Elis, Eliu, Eljin, Elvin, Elvio, Elvis, Elvyn, Elwin, Emil, Emir, Emlin, Enis, Eoin, Eon, Eran, Eri, Eric, Erie, Erik, Erin, Erix, Ernin, Eron, Ervin, Erving, Ervyn, Etan, Evelin, Ewin, Ezio, Fin, Gavin, Gwin, Jovin, Kain, Kevin, Odin, Osvin, Savin, Svein, Tevin, Wain, Win and Zain. These names tend to be more frequently used than Evin.

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