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Boy Name: Devereaux

Name: Devereaux
Pronunciation: \d(e)-ve-reaux\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: bank of the river
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Devereau, Deveraux
Similar Names: Devereux
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 12651


Devereaux \d(e)-ve-reaux\ as a boy's name is a variant of Deverell (Old English, French), and the meaning of Devereaux is "bank of the river".

The baby name Devereaux sounds like Devereau and Deveraux. Another similar baby name is Devereux.


Devereaux is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#12651 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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