The name Ivor is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "yew". Ivor and is often added to lists like British Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
From the experts:
Ivor, a favorite choice for upscale characters in Brit Lit novels by authors like P.G. Wodehouse and Evelyn Waugh, is an interesting and unusual name just waiting to be discovered by parents in this country.
Ivor Novello was the stage name of a popular Welsh actor and songwriter of the recent past who brought it to prominence in England.
An equally appealing name is the related Ivo, which has the energetic impact of all names ending in 'o'.