What does Eder mean?
Eder /ed-er/ as a boys' name is pronounced EE-der. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Eder is "flock". Biblical: the tower of Eder near Hebron was built as a watchtower for the protection of shepherds' flocks. The name became a symbol of God's watchfulness over his people.
VariationsKreatif forms: Edereo, Ederra, Ederre. [more]
How popular is Eder?
Eder is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#7973 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Eder for boys. Eder has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Eder is pronounced similarly to Adair, Adar and Adare. Other recommended similar baby names are Acer, Adler, Amer, Ander, Dyer, Eaden, Eadger, Eben, Eber, Ebert, Ed▼, Edan, Edbert, Edd▼, Eddy▼, Edel, Eden▲, Ederic, Edgar▼, Edin, Edmar, Edom, Edon, Edred, Edsel▼, Edun, Edyn, Eero, Egor, Eiden, Einer, Eizer, Elber, Elden▼, Elder, Eldor, Elex, Elger, Elmer▼, Emeer, Emeri, Emery▼, Emyr, Ender, Enea, Erek, Erez, Eudel, Euen, Even, Ewen, Ewert, Ezer, Gaer, Ger, Heder, Hyder, Iver, Jader, Keder, Keer, Ker, Myer, Nader, Ner, Omer▼, Peder, Peer, Per, Rider, Ryder▲ and Umer. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eder.