English or French place-name and surname
"green valley or from Anvers"

Denver Origin and Meaning

The name Denver is both a boy's name and a girl's name of French, English origin meaning "green valley or from Anvers".
Yet another creative character name from Toni Morrison, Denver was a daughter of Sethe's in the novel Beloved. Today Denver is most familiar as the name of the largest city in Colorado, used almost equally for girls and boys.
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Famous People Named Denver

  • Denver Monroe Haddon (b. 2014)daughter of Deitrick Haddon

Denver in Pop Culture

  • Denvercharacter in Toni Morrison's "Beloved"
  • Denver Reynoldsmain character in "The Lifeboat Clique"
  • Denvercharacter in "The Weirdness"
  • Denvercapital city of Colorado, USA