biographical name John 1620-1706 English diarist

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  • Evelyn — m, f English: modern use of this as both a female and a male given name seems to derive from an English surname, which is in turn derived from a Norman female name (see AVELINE (SEE Aveline)). Variants: Evelyne, Eveline …   First names dictionary

  • Evelyn —   [ iːvlɪn, evlɪn], John, englischer Schriftsteller, * Wotton House (bei Dorking) 31. 10. 1620, ✝ ebenda 27. 2. 1706; Jurist, weit gereister und umfassend gebildeter Verfasser eines Tagebuchs der Jahre 1641 1706 (»Diary«, 6 Bände, herausgegeben… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Evelyn — Evelyn1 [ev′ə lin; ] Brit usually [, ēv′lin] n. a feminine and masculine name: fem. var. Evelina, Eveline Evelyn2 [ēv′lin] John 1620 1706; Eng. diarist …   English World dictionary

  • Evelyn — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Evelyn imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender = Female or Male meaning = little bird region = origin = English / Germanic related names = Evelyne, Evelynne, Evelin and Eveline footnotes = Evelyn is a surname,… …   Wikipedia

  • Evelyn — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Evelyn est un prénom féminin : Evelyn Colyer Evelyn Ashford Evelyn Anthony mais Evelyn Waugh est un romancier. C’est aussi un patronyme : John… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Evelyn — /eev lin/ for 1, 3; /ev euh lin/ for 2, or, esp. Brit., /eev lin, ee veuh lin/, n. 1. John, 1620 1706, English diarist. 2. Also, Evelynne. a female given name, form of Eve. 3. Chiefly Brit. a male given name. * * * (as used in expressions)… …   Universalium

  • Evelyn — (as used in expressions) Ashford, Evelyn Byrd, Richard E(velyn) Cromer, Evelyn Baring, 1 conde de Evelyn, John Waugh, Evelyn (Arthur St. John) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Evelyn — noun transferred from the surname. Beautiful Evelyn Hope is dead! / Sit and watch by her side an hour. See Also: Ava, Eileen, Eveleen, Eveline …   Wiktionary

  • Evelyn — This unusual surname derives from Aveline , the Olde French for hazel nut . Introduced by the Normans after the 1066 invasion. The name rapidly achieved considerable popularity and in the early days was closely associated with the female members… …   Surnames reference

  • Evelyn — englische Nebenform von → Ava (Bedeutung: Kraft) und → Eva (Bedeutung: Mutter des Lebendigen); in England auch ein Jungenname. In Deutschland seit dem 19. Jahrhundert verbreitet. Namensträgerin: Evelyn Hamann, deutsche Schauspielerin …   Deutsch namen

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