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The Name Evangeline - Origin and Meaning of Evangeline
  



The Name Evangeline - Origin and Meaning of Evangeline


Gender

Feminine

Origin of the Name Evangeline

Greek

Usage of the Name Evangeline

English

Meaning of the Name Evangeline

The name Evangeline is derived from the Latin word "evangelium" meaning "gospel". The Latin word itself is derived from Greek "euangelion" (from "eu" - "good" and "angelma" - "news").

Famous Bearers

Bearers of the name include Evangeline Walton (1907 - 1996), an American author; Evangeline Lilly (born 1979), a Canadian actress.

Interesting Facts about Evangeline

Evangeline, A Tale of Acadie is a poem by the American poet Henry Longfellow (published in 1847).

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