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Gender: Male Meaning of Eberhard: "brave boar" Origin of Eberhard: German

The name Eberhard is a boy's name of German origin meaning "brave boar". Eberhard and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Much more niche and obviously Germanic than its anglicised cousins Everard and Everett, but with the same strong meaning. Eberhard is hardly ever used in the US - it's only made the charts once so far, back in 1918.

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Famous People Named Eberhard

Eberhard Weber, German double bassist
Eberhard I, II and III, Dukes of Württemberg
Eberhard Nestle, German Biblical scholar
Eberhard, Frankish Duke of Friuli
Eberhard III, Duke of Franconia
Eberhard Louis, Duke of Württemberg
Eberhard Wächter, Austrian baritone
Franz Eberhard August "Hardy" Krüger, German actor

Pop Culture References for the name Eberhard

Eberhard "Hardy" Rosso, character in "Ten Kids, No Pets" by Ann M. Martin

Evrard, Ebert, Eberardo, Everard, Everhard, Eberhardt, Ebbe, Eburhardt, Evreux, Eberdt

Eberhard's International Variations

Evarado, Everardo (Spanish) Everet, Everett (English) Evert (Swedish)