Meaning and name origin
Dover \d(o)-ver\ as a boy's 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.
Dover is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3547 out of 88799, Top 4%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Dover for boys (2014 statistics).
Dover is also pronounced similarly to Davar. Another suggested similar baby name is Rover. Like Dover, these names are not commonly used.