Gender: Male Meaning of Cheever: "female goat" Origin of Cheever: English

Cheever Origin and Meaning

The name Cheever is a boy's name of English origin meaning "female goat".

Cheever has a nice, cheery sound, literary ties to novelist and short writer John Cheever and also, sideways, to the Edward Arlington Robinson narrative poem "Miniver Cheevy," as well as a subliminal association with the desirable word achiever: all strong pluses.

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Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I'm not a fan. It reminds me of Cheese and Beaver and the meaning is "Female Goat"! What boy would want to be named after a female goat?

Zelliew Says:


You are not alone

fuzzycub Says:


Am I the only one who thinks this sounds ridiculous/hilarious? "Hello, my name is Cheever!"