Vesper means evening in Classical Latin. It can refer to:



  • Iulian Vesper (1908-1986), Romanian writer
  • Rose Vesper, member of the Ohio House of Representatives (1993–2000)
  • Rudolf Vesper (born 1939), East German Olympic gold medalist in Greco-Roman wrestling
  • Will Vesper (1882–1962), German author and literary critic

In fiction and mythology

  • Vesper, the Roman equivalent of the Greek demigod Hesperus
  • Vesper (comics), a female mutant in the Marvel Comics universe
  • Vesper (novel), a young-adult novel by Jeff Sampson
  • Vesper Holly, a character from a book series by Lloyd Alexander
  • Vesper Lynd, a character in the James Bond novel and film Casino Royale
  • Vesper, an organisation in the manga and anime series Mahoromatic
  • Vesper Family, a family in the book series The 39 Clues


In science


Other uses

  • Vesper (cocktail), a martini-style alcoholic beverage recipe created by Ian Fleming
  • HMS Vesper (D55), a British destroyer in commission in the Royal Navy from 1918 to the 1920s and from 1939 to 1945