The name Eimear is a girl's name of Irish Gaelic origin meaning "swift". Eimear and is often added to lists like Irish Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Chance/Quiz Naming Game! 6 Kids.".
From the experts:
Sometimes spelled Emer and pronounced "ee-mer," the legendary wife of Cuchulainn possessed the six gifts of womanhood: beauty, voice, speech, wisdom, chastity, and needlework. Not all created equal, one would assume.