Name: Hoover

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hoover

  • Meaning:
    Owner of a measure of land
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Owner of a measure of land
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (hoo vur)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hoover)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hoover

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Hoover is a surname very rarely used as a personal name. The surname of the 31st US President, Herbert C. Hoover and legendary head of the FBI, J. Edgar Hoover, it is also commonly recognized as a brand of vacuum cleaner. Hoover Dam is an American National landmark bearing this name.

    Hoover was the name given to a notable harbor seal that learned to imitate basic human speech.

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