Pronunciation: (ēv'lin for 1, 3; ev'u-lin for 2, or, esp. Brit., ēv'lin, ē'vu-lin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/evelyn.html on line 87 [key]
1. John, 1620–1706, English diarist.
2. Also,Ev'e•lynne.a female given name, form of Eve.
3. Chiefly Brit.a male given name.
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