Place-name, world's tallest mountain

Everest Origin and Meaning

The name Everest is a boy's name .

A twist on the standard Everett takes it to lofty heights. The snow-capped Everest would surely stand out in a classroom, yet has an acceptable name-like feel.

# 837 in the US

Everest Rank in US Top 1000

# 616 on Nameberry

Everest Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Everest Popularity

Famous People Named Everest

  • George EverestBritish surveyor,general of India
  • Timothy EverestWelsh fashion designer
  • Jet Everest Torstensson (b. 2017)son of fashion mogul Natalie Massenet

Everest in Pop Culture

  • Mount Everestthe highest mountain in the world, in the Himalayas, on the Nepal,China frontier, named for Sir George Everest
  • From an English surname meaning "person from Evreux." Evreux is a town in Normandy (France)itself derived from the Celtic tribal name Eburovices "dwellers on the River Eure."