From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Oliver. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1960 and 2000

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Western Germany
  • Southern Germany
  • Northern Germany

Origin and Meaning

English form of the Norman French name Olivier of uncertain origin, probably with Germanic roots

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