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Greer Meaning


What does Greer mean?

The name Greer is of Scottish and English origin.

The meaning of Greer is "watchful, alert, vigilant".

Greer is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Greer.

The Given Name Greer

Greer is a diminutive of Gregor. See Gregor for further details.

The name Greer, has a wonderfully luminous quality.

This great little unisex name has a natural strength.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Greer Garson.

Greer Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,158 in baby name popularity for girls with 87 occurrences. It ranked 3,902 in baby name popularity for boys with 27 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,141 in baby name popularity for girls with 89 occurrences. It ranked 5,604 in baby name popularity for boys with 16 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Greer has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Greer Name Popularity Page.

Greer Related Names

Greer is a diminutive of Gregor.

Variants of the name Greer include Grear, Grier.

Famous Greers

  • Greer Garson ~ Actress

Greer Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Greer.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Greer Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Greer in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Greer.

Just for fun, see the name Greer in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Greer in Nautical Flags page.