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Gender: M Meaning of Denver: "from Anvers" Origin of Denver: English or French place-name and surname Denver's Popularity in 2016: #837

Before there was Aspen, Denver was the Colorado city name of choice, and it reentered the US Top 1000 in 2015 after a 14 year absence as a stylish two-syllable boys’ name with its trendy -er ending. Its decade of greatest use was the 1920s, when it reached as high as Number 422.

The one noted Denver was actor Denver Pyle, who played Uncle Jesse in The Dukes of Hazzard. The state capital was named for politician James W. Denver, and others who bore the surname were singer John (born John Deutschendorf), and actor Bob, the face of Gilligan's Island.

Famous People Named Denver

John Denver, singer
Denver Pyle, actor

Pop Culture References for the name Denver

Denver, Colorado, USA
Denver the Last Dinosaur, American-French animated series