The name Everett is of English origin and means "Wild Boar Herd." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.
Everett was originally an English surname. Nicknames for the name Everett include Ev and Rhett Famous Everetts include actors Rupert Everett, Chad Everett, and Tom Everett Scott. Everett Peck is an American cartoonist. Everett Shinn and Everett Warner were artisits. Everett de Roche is a screenwriter. Lee Everett is a character in the video game, The Walking Dead.