Evelyn for a baby name
alt. Evalyn, Evelin, Eveline, Evelyne German, meaning ‘hazelnut’. Used as a name for girls and boys equally. Dame Evelyn Glennie is a multi-award winning Scottish virtuoso percussionist, despite being profoundly deaf. German, meaning ‘hazelnut’. Evelyn Waugh is the author of Brideshead Revisited, Decline and Fall and Scoop.