Gender: Male Meaning of Even: "gift or winner" Origin of Even: Norwegian

Even Origin and Meaning

The name Even is a boy's name meaning "gift or winner".

Even is a popular boys' name in Norway, derived from the Old Norse Eivindr. Another popular variation is Eivind, which is pronounced like Ivan.

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Ziggy2112 Says:


Literally can't even

Angelicaecb Says:


If you're in an English dominating area that will read it as the English word Even, I don't suggest using this as a name despite how it could be a variation of Evan. Besides, he'd have to constantly correct peoples spelling by saying "no, you spell it like the word even."

julery Says:


This is the word even, as in level or flat, meaning it would be pronounced like the word even.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


It could be a variation of Evan, but it's most likely from the English word even, which is pronounced with a long e at the beginning.

Jos7277 Says:


I was thinking of the name Evan and then I considered spelling it like this... Does anyone know how this is pronounced? Is it like Evan? I really like this.