Meaning and name origin
Greer \g-reer\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's 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 form: Grier.
Greer is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#426 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Greer for girls. Greer has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).