Meaning and Name Origin
Kimber \k(i)-mber\ as a girls' name is of Old English derivation, and the name Kimber means "Cyneburg's field". Kimber is a form of Kimberly (Old English); place name and surname: Cyneburg was an Old English personal name meaning "royal forest". Popular as a given name.
Kimber▲ has 21 related variations via Kimberly: Kim▼, Kimba, Kimberlee▼, Kimberleigh, Kimberley▼, Kimberli, Kimberlie, Kimberlin, Kimberlyn, Kimblyn, Kimm, Kimmie, Kimmy, Kym, Kymberlee, Kymberleigh, Kymberley, Kymberlie, Kymberly, Kymbra and Kymbrely.
Kimber is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2454 out of 4276, Top 57%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#6484 out of 88799, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Kimber for girls. Kimber was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex position of #634 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kimber and related names. Prominent varying forms of Kimber (#634 in 2014) appearing in the Top 1000 are Kim, Kimberlee, Kimberley, Kimberli and Kimberly (#105 in 2014). These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Kim, Kimberlee and Kimberley becoming less trendy. Kimber (#634) and Kimberly (#105) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)