Meaning and Origin of Even - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Even

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : Young warrior

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Breton : cognate of Evan 1.
  • In some cases perhaps an altered spelling of Evan or Ivan.
  • Shortened form of the Dutch topographic name van Even, from Middle Dutch even(e) ‘black oats’.