See also: evañ, evän, and evan

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Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈɛ.vən/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛvən

Etymology 1

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Anglicization of Welsh Ifan, ultimately from Latin Johannes, variant of Ioannes, from Koine Greek Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs), from Hebrew יוֹחָנָן (Yōḥānān, literally God is gracious). Doublet of John, Jack, Johan, Johann, Johannes, Jean, Ian, Ivan, Sean, Shaun, Shane, and Giovanni.

Proper noun

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Evan

  1. A male given name from Welsh Ifan, equivalent to English John.
  2. A surname, a variant of Evans.
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Etymology 2

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Proper noun

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Evan

  1. A city in Minnesota, United States; named for the first postmaster's wife, Eva.

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Esperanto

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Proper noun

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Evan

  1. accusative singular of Eva