The name Evie is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "life". Evie is ranked #349 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like British Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".
From the experts:
In the land of the nickname name, otherwise known as the UK, where diminutives like Freddie, Millie, Maisie, Alfie and Ollie are all the rage, Evie is a highly popular choice. In the US, she entered the popularity ranks in 2007 for the first time since 1941, appreciated for its energy and spunk.
Natalie Portman played an Evie in V for Vendetta and Rachel Weiss bore it in The Mummy.
Evie, of course, can also be used as a nickname for Eve, Eva, Evelyn, Evangeline, etc., which puts it firmly in the ranks of cute baby names