Meaning and name origin
Eibhear \e(i)-bhear, eib-hear\ as a boy's name is of Scottish and Irish origin. The name of characters from traditional stories of the origins of Ireland. Eibhear Scott was the descendant of Scota, daughter of the pharoah Nectanebus, who was said to have given her name to the Scots race.
For more information, see also the related boy name Egor.
Eibhear is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).