"dweller near the beaver stream"

Beverly Origin and Meaning

The name Beverly is both a boy's name and a girl's name of English origin meaning "dweller near the beaver stream".
The remarkable success of the girls' name Everly makes a revival of the name Beverly seem possible. More commonly a masculine name in the 19th century, it began to be used for girls in the early 1900s, reaching #14 ion the popular names list in 1937. Inspirations: Beverly Johnson was the first African-American model to appear on the cover of Vogue, Beverly Sills was a major American soprano, Beverly Cleary authored the beloved 'Ramona' books, and Beverly Goldberg is the beloved TV matriarch of 'The Goldbergs'.

Beverly Popularity

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Famous People Named Beverly

  • Beverly Ann MitchellAmerican actress
  • Beverly Atlee (Bunn) ClearyAmerican children's novelist
  • Beverly JohnsonAmerican supermodel
  • Beverly Heather D'AngeloAmerican actress
  • Beverly Elaine Aadland FisherAmerican actress
  • Beverly Eaves "Bev" PerdueAmerican politician, former governor of North Carolina
  • Beverly McLachlin17th and current Chief Justice of Canada
  • Beverly Sills (born Belle Miriam Silverman)American soprano
  • Beverly "Bevy" SmithAmerican television personality and stylist
  • Beverly June "Bev" Yanezprofessional soccer player
  • Beverly Ann DonofrioAmerican author most noted for her 1992 best selling memoir, Riding in Cars with Boys. Drew Barrymore portrayed her in the film adaption.

Beverly in Pop Culture

  • Dr. Beverly Crusher (born Beverly Cheryl Howard)character on "Star Trek: The Next Generation"
  • Beverly Huntercharacter on TV's "All of Us"
  • Beverly Penncharacter in Mark Helprin's "Winter's Tale"
  • Beverly "Bev" Marshcharacter in Stephen King's "IT"
  • Beverly "Bev" Harrischaracter on TV's "Roseanne"
  • Beverly Parrottcharacter in "Sims" series
  • Beverly Lesliemale character on TV's "Will & Grace"
  • Beverly Barlowecharacter on TV's "Eureka"
  • Beverly Hillscity in California, USA
  • Beverly Solomon Goldbergmain character in the television series The Goldbergs.