Beverly

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Beverly or Beverley was at one time commonly a masculine given name but is now almost exclusively a feminine name. It is derived from an English surname, which was in turn taken from the place name, Beverley. The placename derives from Old English, combining the words befer "beaver" and leah "clearing".

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Australia
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Fictional characters[edit]

  • Beverly Crusher, character in the TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation and the spinoff films
  • Beverly Harris, from the sitcom Roseanne
  • Beverly Weston, in the play August: Osage County
  • Beverly Katz, character in the novel "Red Dragon" and the TV series "Hannibal"

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