Evan is the Anglicized version of Iefan, which is a Welsh name. As a variation of the name John, Evan is generally understood to mean "God is gracious." Evan is a frequently used name in the United States and is currently in the top 50 names for boys.
Similar Names: Even, Euan
Famous Evan Names: Evan Peters (actor), Evan Longoria (baseball player)
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