The meaning of the name Everest is Dweller On The Eure River. The origin of the name Everest is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Everest is an English surname, a derivation of the name Devereaux which is the French version of the Celtic name Eburovices, meaning "Dwellers on teh Ebura or Eure River." The name is best known for Mount Everest, earth's highest mountain. Mount Everest was named after Sir George Everest, a Welsh geographer and surveyor.