Meaning and Name Origin
Evin \e-vin\ as a name for boys. Evin's roots are Hebrew, Welsh and Scottish, and the meaning of the name Evin is "God is gracious; born of yew; youth". Evin is a variant of Evan (Hebrew, Welsh, Scottish): Welsh variant of Iefan, a later form of Ieuan, from John. Scarcely used as a given name.
Evin is a rare first name for men. Evin is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Evin and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Evin (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Euan, Eva, Evan (#58 in 2014), Evans, Ewan, Owen (#36) and Van (#773). Usage of these boy names was at its peak during 1890-1899 and is somewhat lower today, with the forms Evans and Van becoming less in vogue. Evan (#58) and Owen (#36) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here, with both names having a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Evin is alike in pronunciation to Avon, Evian, Evion, Ivan, Iven, Ivon and Yvon. Other suggested similar baby names are Eban, Eben, Edin, Edvin, Elvin▼, Eoin, Erin▼, Ervin▼ and Ewin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Evin.