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Greer (boy)

What does Greer mean?

Greer Pronunciation of Greer as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Greer). The name Greer means "watchful, vigilant". Greer is an alternate spelling of Gregory (Latin, Greek).



ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA GREGORY Graig, Greg, Greger, Gregers, Gregg, Gregoor, Gregor, Gregori, Gregos, Greig, Grigor, Grygor

(male) Graer, ..

(female) Greere, ..

Greer Gino (G.G.), ..

How popular is Greer?

Greer is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#552 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Greer (NOT RANKED) appearing in the Top 2000 are Gregory (#408 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Graig, Greg, Gregg, Gregor and Greig. These relations of Greer were popular as birth names 6 decades ago (USAGE OF 1.2%) and have become much less popular since, with forms like Gregg falling out of fashion. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Graig, Greg, Gregg, Gregor, Gregory, Greig in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Greg, Gregor outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Abeer, Ameer, Brewer, Emeer, Fryer, Gaer, Garner, Geert, Geir, Ger, Gomer, Gower, Greely, Grey, Grover, Keer, Ofeer, Peer, Speer and Trever. These names tend to be more commonly used than Greer.

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