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Everett sounds like a sophisticated gentleman.
-- Fionafabulous  6/17/2006
I pronounce this name with two syllables, ev-ritt. I prefer it that way and it sounds better when saying it with my Mid-American accent. We are naming our first boy this and nicknaming him Rett. It is very gentlemenly, yet not pompous which I like.
-- marissa85  6/24/2006
I think this name is really cute with the nickname Ever.
-- Mommy2B  7/20/2006
Everett was my great-grandfather's name; when I told one of my friends this, she thought it sounded backwoodsy (I don't). I like the sound of it, but I'm not too fond of the meaning.
-- glaucous  9/5/2006
Everett goes with so many names that I like. I also knew a great guy with this name so I love it!
-- Anonymous User  9/14/2006
Fictional yes, but Ulysses McGill in the movie Oh Brother, Where Art Thou? played by George Clooney went by his middle name: Everett.
-- hiya  2/23/2007
When I was little, I thought this name was very trashy because this really trashy metalhead guy in my extended family was named Everett. But then, I volunteered at a feline clinic/shelter and while I was there I met the sweetest cat named Everett. That cat completely changed my impression of this name.
-- KennaIsADroid  6/13/2007
I have a female friend with this as her middle name. I think she was named for her grandfather.
-- Evil  6/27/2007
Isaac Hanson and his wife Nikki Dufresne have a son named Clarke "Everett" born 4/3/07.
-- virginiadays  7/25/2007
Another famous fictional bearer of this name is Dr. Everett Von Scott from the movie "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" (1975).
-- Isla  12/5/2007
The character was originally Dr. Von Scott, but because he used a German accent, they changed it to Dr. Scott.
-- alicehartley4884  9/2/2010
In the movie The Family Stone, Everett Stone is played by Durmot Mulroney.

Also, I live in a town called Everett, Washington.
-- BoiCrazii  12/30/2007
It has a really cool sound and meaning. I might even use it, but I don't want it to become insanely popular.
-- Chrila96  12/6/2010
I've a friend with this name. For him, the correct pronunciation was EV-rit (two syllables). However. I have seen this name pronounced EV-ə-rit, EV-rit, and even EV-ər-rit. [noted -ed]
-- Nyx  9/15/2011
I think Everett sounds more like a girl name, but that's just me.
-- bedamijo  10/22/2011
Former painter Thomas Kinkade's youngest daughter is named this, presumably after the painter Everett Shinn. IMO unless this is a family name, I think it is really terrible on girls. Thankfully it's still predominantly masculine. We've already lost Addison, Ashley, Taylor, Mackenzie, and countless others to the female gender; we don't need to lose Everett, as well.
-- Anonymous User  4/1/2013
In the television show Stargate Universe Colonel Young's first name is Everett.
-- adelhiede_l  3/27/2014
My son's name is Everett Arthur. We fell in love with the name Everett when pregnant with my first child, who ended up being a girl. His middle name is a family name. We think it goes well together.
-- adelhiede_l  3/27/2014
Love this name. My son is named Everett. We pronounce it with 3 syllables.
-- wbbuff  4/16/2014
Hello... my name is Everett and I named my boy Everett Jr. Good name lol.
-- EvHarper  9/24/2014

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