Yves Origin and Meaning
The name Yves is boy's name of French origin meaning "yew wood".
On paper, with its stylish ties to fashion legend Yves Saint-Laurent (born Henri), Yves looks great, but the pronunciation--EVE-- could lead to gender confusion. German variation Ivo might be cooler and clear up the issue.
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Famous People Named Yves
- Yves Henri Donat MathieuSaint Laurent, French fashion designer
- Yves Camille Désiré Leterme48th Prime Minister of Belgium
- Yves Montand (born Ivo Livi)Italian,French actor/singer
- Yves AllegroSwiss tennis player, doubles partner of Roger Federer
- Yves KleinFrench painter and performance artist
- Yves ChauvinFrench chemist; winner of the Nobel Prize
- Yves Ed'duvill EdwardsBrazilian mixed martial artist
- (Louis) Yves FortierCanadian diplomat
- YvesJoseph de Kerguelen,Tremarec, discoverer of Kerguelen Islands
- (Raymond Georges) Yves TanguyFrench painter
- Yves BéharSwiss designer
- JeanYves Thibaudet, French pianist
- JacquesYves Cousteau, French oceanographer
- Yves / Ha SooyoungSouth,Korean idol group member (LOOΠΔ)
Yves in Pop Culture
- Yves Adele Harlowfemale character on "The Lone Gunmen" (a spin,off of The X,Files)
- Yves Benedictcharacter in the Benedict Series by Joss Stirling
- Yvesfemale character of LOOΠΔVERSE created by Blockberry Creative, starring members of South,Korean girl group, LOOΠΔ