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Gender: M Origin of Everest: Place-name, world's tallest mountain

A twist on the standard Everett takes it to lofty heights. The snow-capped Everest would surely stand out in a classroom, yet has an acceptable name-like feel.

Famous People Named Everest

George Everest, British surveyor-general of India
Timothy Everest, Welsh fashion designer

Pop Culture References for the name Everest

Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world, in the Himalayas, on the Nepal-China frontier, named for Sir George Everest
From an English surname meaning "person from Evreux." Evreux is a town in Normandy (France), itself derived from the Celtic tribal name Eburovices "dwellers on the River Eure."