First name origin & meaning:
German: Strong wild boar
First name variations: Ebere, Eberardo, Eberhardt, Evard, Everard, Everardo, Everhardt, Everhart, Eberhard
Last name origins & meanings:
- South German: from a short form of any of the various Germanic
compound personal names formed with eber ‘boar’.
German: from Middle High German eber ‘boar’, applied as
nickname for a man of strength or as a habitational name for someone
who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of boar.
- Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Eber ‘boar’ (see 1), most
likely a name assigned by Christian government officials.
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