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Gender: F Pronunciation: ee-VOD-neh Meaning of Evadne: "pleasing one" Origin of Evadne: Greek

Difficult to pronounce name, à la Ariadne.

Famous People Named Evadne

Evadne Grace Price, Australian novelist
Evadne Baker, South African actress
Evadne de Silva, Sri Lankan Senator and philanthropist

Pop Culture References for the name Evadne

Evadne, several Greek mythological figures; including the mother of Iamus by Apollo
Evadne, sister of Melantius and Diphilus in "The Maid's Tragedy" (1611) by Beaumont and Fletcher
Dr. Evadne Hinge, character created by female impersonator George Logan in the duo Hinge and Bracket
Evadne, Wonder Woman's cousin on TV's "Wonder Woman"
Evadne, main character in Rebecca West's short story "Indissoluble Matrimony"
Evadne, character in Mary Shelley's The Last Man
Evadne Clapham, minor character in Anthony Powell's A Dance to the Music of Time

Evanne, Evadney, Evadnie