Meaning and name origin
Iver \i-ver\ as a boy's name is of French, Scandinavian and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Iver is "yew, bow army". Iver is a variant of Ivo (French): Latin form of Yves used in Germany and sometimes in the English-speaking world. Also a variant of Ivor (Scandinavian, Old Norse): also possibly related to Ivo or to Ingvar.
Iver is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Iver and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Ivar. (2014 statistics).