The name Evadne is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "pleasing one". Evadne and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names from History and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".
From the experts:
In Greek mythology, Evadne was the daughter of Poseidon. Evadne also appears in literature (Mary Shelley's "The Last Man") and has a pop culture reference as the cousin of Wonder Woman. A more unusual alternative to other Greek "-ee" names like Ariadne, Daphne and Penelope. The trendy "Ev" sound makes this a lovely choice in a world of Evelyns, Evangelines and Everlys.