"wood carver"

Carver Origin and Meaning

The name Carver is boy's name of English origin meaning "wood carver".
Carver is an occupational name with an artistic bent, as is the newly arrived Painter, which has a fresher feel than the 1990's Carter. It also has eminent last-name links to botanist and educator George Washington Carver and short story master Raymond Carver.

Carver appears as a character in the R. D. Blackmore classic Lorna Doone.

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Carver in Pop Culture

  • Carver Doonevillain in "Lorna Doone: A Romance of Exmoor" by R.D. Blackmore
  • Carver Descartescharacter on "The Weekenders"
  • CarverFEMALE character in "Bring It On" (2000)
  • Carver Edlundpseudonym of Chuck Shurley, character on TV's "Supernatural"
  • Carver Hawkebrother of the protagonist in the video game "Dragon Age II"
  • Carvercharacter in video game "Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation"
  • Carver Briggscharacter in "Goodbye Days" by Jeff Zentner
  • Carver family in TV's "Chasing Life"