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Gender: Male Meaning of Deveraux: "riverbank" Origin of Deveraux: French

The name Deveraux is a boy's name of French origin meaning "riverbank". Deveraux and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven, Hell, Purgatory - Boys".

From the experts:

Swashbuckling name worthy of a hero in a romance novel.

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Famous People Named Deveraux

Devereux Emmet, American golf course architect
Devereux Milburn, American polo player
Deveraux Octavian Basil Jagger (b. 2017), son of singer Mick Jagger and ballerina Melanie Hamrick

Pop Culture References for the name Deveraux

Lord Nicholas Devereaux, character in "The Princess Diaries" series
Blanche Deveraux, character on TV's "The Golden Girls"
Monique Deveraux, character in "The Originals"
Jane-Ann Deveraux, character in "The Originals"
Sophie Deveraux, character in "The Originals"

Deverell, Deverill, Devereaux, Deverau


RoddyThlayli Says:


The description is perfect! Dev, Ever or Veraux are cool nicknames.

Alicia1 Says:


Cool, interesting name.

jan11th Says:


Dev would be a cool nn but sounds like DeathRow