What does Eibhear mean?
Eibhear \e(i)-bhear, eib-hear\ as a boys' 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 on this name, see also the related boy name Egor.
Eibhear is a rare given name for males. Eibhear is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Eibhear (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Eber and Heber. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.2185%) and are now significantly less popular, with the form Heber becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Eibhear and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)