What does Dover mean?
Dover /do-ver/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced DOH-ver. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Dover is "water". Name of the British seaport on the English Channel.
VariationsKreatif forms: Doverhy, Doyver, Duver. [more]
How popular is Dover?
Dover is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#3548 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Dover for boys. Dover has yet to make it into the list thus far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)