Home > Iver


What does Iver mean?

Iver Pronunciation of Iver [iv-er] as a name for boys is a French name, and the name Iver means "yew, bow army". Iver is a variant form of Ivo (French). Iver is also a variant of Ivor (Scandinavian, Old Norse).

Associated with: yew (tree), bow (warrior).


Iver has 3 variants: Ivair, Ivar and Yvor.

8 more related forms via Ivo, Ivor: Egor, Ifor, Ive, Iven, Ives, Ivon, Yves and Yvo.

Creative forms:
(male) Aner, Iner, ..


Middle name pairings:
Iver Roger (I.R.), ..

How popular is Iver?

Iver is an unusual first name for men. Iver is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Iver reached its highest rank of #1158 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Iver name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Iver outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Ivor and Ivar are the popular varying forms of Iver. Adoption of these relations of Iver was common among parents 105 years ago (usage of 0.01%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Iver, Ivar, Ivor in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ivar outside U.S.

Similar Names

Iver is pronounced similarly to Weaver. Other suggested similar names are Acer, Amer, Avner, Dover, Dyer, Eber, Eder, Ezer, Gaer, Ger, Igor, Ike, Ikey, Ilar, Inar, Ines, Inver, Irven, Ivan, Iyar, Keer, Ker, Myer, Ner, Omer, Peer, Per, River, Rover, Umer and Xever. These names tend to be more commonly used than Iver.

See names
in meaning and etymology.