Gender: Female Meaning of Denver: "green valley or from Anvers" Origin of Denver: English or French place-name and surname

Denver Origin and Meaning

The name Denver is a girl's name of French, English origin meaning "green valley or from Anvers".

Yet another creative character name from Toni Morrison, Denver was a daughter of Sethe's in the novel Beloved. Today Denver is most familiar as the name of the largest city in Colorado, used almost equally for girls and boys.

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chezshay Says:


Denver is my dog's name - she's a lady :)

zenithstarr Says:


One of my best girlfriend's name - she sure is fiesty :))

ldougie Says:


Found this in a baby naming book and thought it was fabulous!