"wedge-shaped object"

Gore Origin and Meaning

The name Gore is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wedge-shaped object".

Surname from a landscape feature, associated with author Gore Vidal and Bill Clinton's Vice President Al Gore. Its alternative meaning - as in gory - may explain why it's never made it into the charts.

Famous People Named Gore

  • Eugene Louis "Gore" VidalAmerican novelist
  • Gregor "Gore" VerbinskiAmerican film director
  • Albert Arnold "Al" Gore Jr.U.S. Vice President
  • Albert Arnold "Al" Gore Sr.U.S. Senator from Tennessee