Meaning and Origin of: Silver
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First name origins & meanings:
- English : White
Last name origin & meaning:
- English : from Middle English silver ‘silver’, hence a nickname for a rich man or for someone with silvery gray hair, or a metonymic occupational name for a silversmith.
- English : topographic name from any of the various streams in different parts of England named with this word, probably from the silvery appearance of the water.
- Translation of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Silber.