Dov Origin and Meaning

The name Dov is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "bear".

Fierce meaning, gentle image. This name is very common in Israel, where an endearing pet form is Dubi.

Dov Popularity

Famous People Named Dov

  • Dov CharneyCanadian founder and CEO of American Apparel
  • Dov DavidoffAmerican comedian
  • Dov Yosef TiefenbachCanadian actor
  • Dov Boris KheninIsraeli politician
  • DovBer David "Beryl" Rosofsky, birth name of Barney Ross, American boxer

Dov in Pop Culture

  • Dov Epsteincharacter on TV's "Rookie Blue," played by Gregory Smith