What does Oliver mean?

Definitions for Oliver
ˈɒl ə vərOliv·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Oliver.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Oliver, Joseph Oliver, King Oliver(noun)

    United States jazz musician who influenced the style of Louis Armstrong (1885-1938)

Wiktionary

  1. Oliver(Adjective)

    Drunk, pissed.

  2. Oliver(ProperNoun)

    .

  3. Origin: Olivier, by folk etymology shaped to look like Late Latin olivarius, but probably representing a West form of Óleifr (modern Olaf and Olof), or ala- + wēraz (modern Alvar, Álvaro). Name of a paladin of Charlemagne in medieval French romance.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Oliver

    ol′i-vėr, n. a forge-hammer worked by foot.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Oliver

    a favourite paladin of Charlemagne's, who, along with Roland, rode by his side, and whose name, along with Roland's, has passed into the phrase, a "Roland for an Oliver," meaning one good masterstroke for another, such as both these knights never failed to deliver.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. oliver

    A west-country term for a young eel.

Suggested Resources

  1. oliver

    Song lyrics by oliver -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by oliver on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Oliver' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4135

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Oliver' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3911

How to pronounce Oliver?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Oliver in sign language?

  1. oliver

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Oliver in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Oliver in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Oliver in a Sentence

  1. Doug Herzog:

    John Oliver's got a job.

  2. Ronald Reagan:

    I do not feel betrayed. ... He has a fine record. He is a national hero. (On Oliver L North's work)

  3. Kim Overton:

    Surrogacy can be just as special and beautiful as a natural pregnancy and birth, and without it, our son Oliver would not be here today.

  4. Ryan Deitsch:

    It's a shame when Joaquin Oliver sink so low that Joaquin Oliver comeback plan is to make fun of school shooting survivors for speaking out.

  5. John Oliver:

    Obviously Christianity is the one true faith, but if Islam is correct, u are fucked. I mean you are power fucked." - John Oliver to Alex McFarland

Images & Illustrations of Oliver

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