Gender Masculine
Scripts Εὔανδρος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. ee-VAN-dər(English) ə-VAN-dər(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Variant of Evandrus, the Latin form of the Greek name Εὔανδρος (Euandros) meaning "good of man", derived from εὖ (eu) meaning "good" and ἀνήρ (aner) meaning "man" (genitive ἀνδρός). In Roman mythology Evander was an Arcadian hero of the Trojan War who founded the city of Pallantium near the spot where Rome was later built.

Related Names

VariantsEuandros(Greek Mythology) Evandrus(Roman Mythology)
Same SpellingEvander 2


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Entry updated January 21, 2022