Everett

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an Old English personal name Everard, eofor (boar) + heard (hardy, brave,strong).

Proper noun[edit]

Everett

  1. A patronymic surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred back from the surname.
  3. A city in Massachusetts
  4. A city in Washington
  5. A borough in Pennsylvania

Quotations[edit]

  • 2000 Alice Walker, The Way Forward is with a Broken Heart, The Women's Press, ISBN 0-7043-5077-7, page 98:
    She had feared it would be absent forever, until she met Everett. "Such a cheeky, English chauffeur's name," he had laughed, when they met.

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