Denver - girls name

Denver name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 51%

Denver name meaning:

The name Denver is of English origin and is derived from the Old English word "Dene-fær," which means "from the valley." It is a locational name, typically given to individuals whose ancestors hailed from the city of Denver in England, or from any other place with a similar name. The city of Denver itself derives its name from the Old English word "Dena-fær," meaning "the passage of the Danes," referring to the Viking invaders who once occupied the region.

The name Denver carries connotations of strength, resilience, and a connection to nature. It evokes imagery of a tranquil valley surrounded by scenic landscapes, symbolizing a peaceful and grounded personality. People named Denver often exhibit characteristics such as determination, pragmatism, and an appreciation for the simpler things in life. Moreover, the name Denver is popularly associated with individuality and uniqueness, as it is not as common as other names.

Origin: English

Green valley.


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Overall UK ranking: 2711 out of 5581

9 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1010)

Historical popularity of Denver

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