Evangeline

Evangeline - A very unique female name



  Dec 08,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Evangeline, meaning bearer of good news, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #528. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Evangeline and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Evangeline? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Evangeline. The baby girl name Evangeline was given to 1,066 baby girls in 2012, ranking #289 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,326 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Evangeline peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 286.



Famous with this name

Evangeline Lilly
Evangeline Gabriel-Young
Evangeline Pascual


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Evangeline is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Evangeline is currently topping the baby name charts in Alaska at position #116 - and is the least popular in Oklahoma at position #847.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Evangeline is where you live.


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Evangeline origin and meaning

Evangeline is a 10 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means bearer of good news. To see famous people named Evangeline, pop culture references for the name Evangeline and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Evangeline

We've found the following names that sound similar to Evangeline, sorted by popularity.

Evangelina / Evangelia / Evangelyn / Ebonique / Evanjelina / Evangelita / Evangaline /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012289
2011286
2010333
2009430
2008456
2007462
2006601
20051253
20041927
20031851
20021912
20011650
20002055
19992041
19982039
19972149
19961908
19952435
19942418
19932280
19923365
19912245
19903032
19894130
19881893
19872373
19862243
19852160
19841729
19832049
19821698
19811568
19802132
19791878
19782130
19771759
19761354
19751314
19741427
19731302
19721078
19711187
19701140
19691361
1968997
19671088
1966926
19651000
1964896
1963819
1962919
1961932
19601000
1959926
1958889
1957820
1956864
1955818
1954755
1953870
1952695
1951856
1950733
1949699
1948795
1947791
1946626
1945747
1944683
1943766
1942634
1941631
1940555
1939566
1938539
1937487
1936526
1935486
1934474
1933475
1932479
1931444
1930401
1929442
1928482
1927429
1926499
1925537
1924447
1923438
1922422
1921447
1920427
1919470
1918463
1917492
1916524
1915472
1914514
1913469
1912583
1911569
1910528

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alaska116
Maine154
Montana154
Kansas168
Louisiana177
New Mexico198
Nevada208
Connecticut212
New Hampshire215
Washington221
Massachusetts233
Arizona240
Virginia240
Nebraska241
California249
New York253
Colorado264
Michigan266
Wisconsin275
District of Columbia281
Minnesota290
Hawaii292
Maryland296
Ohio305
Illinois308
New Jersey309
Pennsylvania322
Florida333
Utah339
Texas341
Missouri341
North Carolina357
Oregon364
Indiana382
Kentucky396
Iowa415
Tennessee434
Idaho440
Alabama566
Georgia625
Arkansas652
South Carolina706
Oklahoma847

Even more about Evangeline


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Evangeline a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Evangeline?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Evangeline
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,326
Letter count 10
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,066

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