Gender: Male Meaning of Evans: "the Lord is gracious" Origin of Evans: Welsh surname

Evans Origin and Meaning

The name Evans is a boy's name of Welsh origin meaning "the Lord is gracious".

Evans is an historic Welsh patronymic surname, derived from Evan, which is a form of John. With Evan's popularity in the U.S. and the U.K. -- it's a Top 50 names -- the stylish s-ending version may also be on the rise.

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