What does Eber mean?
Eber \e-ber\ as a boys' name is of Old German, Old English, Scottish and Irish origin, and Eber means "brave, strong boar". Eber is a derivative of Eberhard (Old German, Old English): variant of Everett. Eber is also a variation of Eibhear (Scottish, Irish).
Eber has 1 variant: Eibhir.
Eber is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#24717 out of 88799, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Eber for boys. Eber 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. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 and are now much less popular, with the versions Heber and Evert becoming less trendy. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Eber and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)