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Gender: Male Origin of Dover: British place-name

The name Dover is a boy's name of British origin. Dover and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Two-syllable place-names are stylish, and this one is attached to a British city noted for its white chalk cliffs, but there are a couple of minuses: associated with the fish, Dover sole, and also rhymes with the doggy Rover.

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Pop Culture References for the name Dover

Keller Dover, from the movie "Prisoners"