♀ Name Greer – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Greer

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Greer is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Greer

The given name Greer derived from a Scottish surname, which was derived from name Gregor.

Meaning of Greer

Greer means “alert” and “watchful” (from ancient Greek “grēgoreō/γρηγορέω”). Through folk etymology, Greer also became associated with the Latin word “grex” meaning “herd” or “flock”. Therefore, Greer has the meaning “shepherd”.

Pronunciation of Greer

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