What does Grier mean?
Grier /gri-er/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Scottish and Latin derivation, and Grier means "watchful, vigilant". Grier is an alternate spelling of Greer (Scottish, Latin): surname and version of Gregory. Compare surname Gruer.
VariationsKreatif forms: Grieria, Grierru. [more]
How popular is Grier?
Grier is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for all people (#2529 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Grier for girls. Grier has not been listed in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Brier. Like Grier, this name is not commonly used.