What does Eber mean?
Eber /eber/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Eber means "brave, strong boar". Eber is a version of Eberhard (Old German, Old English): variation of Everett. Eber is also a variation of Eibhear (Scottish, Irish).
Eber has 1 variant: Eibhir.more]
How popular is Eber?
Eber is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#23739 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Eber for boys. Eber entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its apex position of #837 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Heber, Evert and Ebbe are the prominent variation forms of Eber. Forms like Ebert are uncommon. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.2163%) and are now much less popular, with the versions Evert and Heber becoming less trendy. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Eber and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)