Eavan

Meaning of the name Eavan. Listen and learn how to pronounce Eavan so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name.

MEANING: aoibhinn ”pleasant, beautiful sheen, of radiant beauty.” Often interpreted as “little Eve.” One Aoibheann was the mother of St. Enda of Aran who died c. 530 AD.

GENDER: Girl | Female

IRISH NAME: Eavan Aoibheann

PRONUNCIATION: eve + een”

ENGLISH: Eavan

AUDIO: (Listen to the late author Frank McCourt pronounce Eavan and read along with the meaning)

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From caomh ”gentle, beautiful, precious.” The same root as Kevin, the name has become very popular in Ireland with the original Irish spelling. In 2003 it was the twelfth most popular Irish girl name for baby girls.