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Gender: Male Meaning of Gore: "wedge-shaped object" Origin of Gore: English

The name Gore is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wedge-shaped object". Gore and is often added to lists like Literary Baby Names Inspired by Authors and discussed in our forums with posts like "Just Another Name That Class!".

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Surname associated with a recent vice president and author Vidal, but beware of the gory connections.

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Famous People Named Gore

Eugene Louis "Gore" Vidal, American novelist
Gregor "Gore" Verbinski, American film director
Albert Arnold "Al" Gore Jr., U.S. Vice President
Albert Arnold "Al" Gore Sr., U.S. Senator from Tennessee

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