Meaning and name origin
Eward \e-ward, ewa-rd\ as a boy's name is of Old German and Old English origin, and the meaning of Eward is "brave, strong boar". Eward is a variant of Everett (Old German, Old English): surname derived from Everard, used as a given name in the 19th century.
Eward is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Eward and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Everett (#167). (2014 statistics).