Meaning and Name Origin
Greer \g-reer\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Greer) is pronounced gryr. It is of Scottish origin. Surname and variant of Gregory (Latin) "watchful, vigilant". Notable in the 1940s and 1950s due to actress Greer Garson.
Greer has 1 variant: Grier.
Greer is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#426 out of 88799, 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)