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Gender: Male Meaning of Ifor: "archer" Origin of Ifor: Welsh

The name Ifor is a boy's name of Welsh origin meaning "archer". Ifor and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With I and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Ifor seems to make more sense in its Anglicized version, Ivor.

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Famous People Named Ifor

Ifor Williams, Welsh scholar
Ifor Davies, Welsh MP
Ifor Bach, 12th-century Welsh lord
Ifor James, English horn player

Pop Culture References for the name Ifor


EW314 Says:


I disagree that Ivor makes more sense. Ifor (prounounced pretty much the same way as far as I can tell: has a charm of its own. I really love the way it looks, perhaps even more so than Ivor.