What does Eberhard mean?
Eberhard \e-berha-rd, eb(er)-hard\ as a boys' name is of Old German and Old English origin, and the meaning of Eberhard is "brave, strong boar". Variant of Everett. Compare Averil. Pencil magnate Eberhard Faber.
Eberhard has 1 feminine form: Ebba.
Eberhard is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#13303 out of 88799, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Eberhard and corresponding names. Everett (#167 in 2014), Evert, Everette, Ebbe and Eber are the prominent alternative forms of Eberhard (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. This boy name was at the apex of its popularity during the years 1880-1889 and is now significantly less widespread, with the versions Evert and Everette becoming less in vogue. Everett (#167) is the most chic baby name in this compilation, with this name undergoing a rebound in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)