Name Eber Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Eber


Eber is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Eber?

Eber is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. It appears in the Old Testament three times. Eber was a great-grandson of Noah’s son Shem, his sons were called Peleg and Joktan. He was also an ancestor of Abraham. Besides, Eber is a short form of names beginning with “Eber-“, e.g. Eberhard.

What does the name Eber mean?

Eber means “region beyond” (from Hebrew “avár/עָבַר” = to pass/to cross). Eber as well means “brave boar” (from Eberhard).

Pronunciation of Eber

Popularity of the name Eber

The name Eber is ranked #14806 overall.

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