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ˈɛv ənzevans

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Evans, Herbert McLean Evansnoun

    United States anatomist who identified four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1882-1971)

  2. Evans, Arthur Evans, Sir Arthur John Evansnoun

    British archaeologist who excavated the palace of Knossos in Crete to find what he called Minoan civilization (1851-1941)


  1. Evansnoun

    common in Wales, derived from the given name Evan (or Ifan in ).


  1. evans

    Evans is typically a surname of Welsh origin that means "son of Evan", a popular Welsh given name. In some instances, Evans may also be used as a first name. Additionally, Evans could refer to a number of geographical locations, such as Evans, Colorado or Evans, Georgia in the United States. In musical context, "Evans" could refer to a popular brand of drumheads.


  1. Evans

    Evans is a women's clothing retailer located in the United Kingdom and Ireland. They have over 300 stores around the UK selling plus-size clothing, lingerie, wide fitting shoes, swimwear and accessories.

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  1. evans

    Song lyrics by evans -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by evans on the Lyrics.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. EVANS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Evans is ranked #53 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Evans surname appeared 355,593 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 121 would have the surname Evans.

    68.3% or 243,190 total occurrences were White.
    25.7% or 91,459 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 8,499 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 8,179 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 2,631 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 1,671 total occurrences were Asian.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Evans' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4683

Anagrams for Evans »

  1. avens

  2. vanes

  3. naves

  4. Sevan

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Evans in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Evans in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Evans in a Sentence

  1. Russel Honoré:

    Unfortunately, we lost Officer Evans today, but by and large, that system worked. The Capitol police responded. They stopped (the suspect).

  2. Roderick L. Evans:

    Roderick L. Evans

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    In his honor, we will continue to pressure the Pentagon to recognize the Frank E. Evans on the Vietnam Memorial.

  4. Francis Ford Coppola:

    Robert Evans had strong instincts as evidenced by the long list of great films in Robert Evans career, when I worked with Bob, some of his helpful ideas included suggesting John Marley as Woltz and Sterling Hayden as the Police Captain, and John Marley as Woltz ultimate realization that' The Godfather' could be 2 hours and 45 minutes in length ; also, making a movie out of' The Cotton Club' — casting Richard Gere and Gregory Hines, and bringing Milena Canonero, George Faison, Richard Sylbert, and many other talented people to work on the film. May The Kid always stay in the picture.

  5. Evans Revere:

    The need to seal off the borders will have a devastating economic effect on North Korea. Because of international sanctions, Evans Revere pressure, and the absence of any significant aid coming in from the ROK( South Korea.In), North Korea has become even more dependent on China, with the border shut down, Pyongyang is probably panicking right now.

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