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Vere Origin and Meaning

The name Vere is a boy's name of English origin meaning "alder".

Upper-class surname in England that might be prime for adoption here.

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Famous People Named Vere

  • 17th Earl of OxfordEdward de Vere , Shakespeare
  • Horace Vere
  • Francis Vere
  • Robert Vere
  • Albury de Vere

Vere in Pop Culture

  • Vere means 'Truth' in Latin.
  • House de 'Vere' Norman Family
  • Roman EmpireVersus Gladiator and 17th Emperor of Rome.
  • Also See
  • An upperclass surname in England with connotations of nobility due to Tennyson's poem "Lady Clara Vere de Vere" which praises the simple values of simple folk.