What does Greer mean?
Greer /greer/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Greer) is pronounced gryr. It is of Scottish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Greer is "watchful, vigilant". Surname and variant of Gregory, via the Scottish form Gregor. Notable in the 1940s and 1950s due to actress Greer Garson.
Greer has 1 variant: Grier.Kreatif forms: Greergy, Greeria, Gygreer. [more]
How popular is Greer?
Greer is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#552 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Greer for girls. Greer has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)