French surname

Devereaux Origin and Meaning

The name Devereaux is a boy's name meaning "riverbank".

Devereaux is familiar to many English speakers as a surname but not as a first. It's a habitational name related to the River Eure in France. Mick Jagger has a son with this name in a different spelling, Deveraux.

Famous People Named Devereaux

  • Devereaux Reginald MyttonAustralian Olympic sailor
  • Devereaux PetersAmerican female basketball player

Devereaux in Pop Culture

  • Lord Nicholas Devereauxcharacter in The Princess Diaries 2
  • Sophie Devereauxcharacter on TV show "Leverage"