Eger Name Meaning

English: variant of Edgar. Hungarian: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Eger, in Fehér, Heves, and Zala counties, or former Nyitra county, now in Slovakia. In some cases the name may derive from éger ‘alder’. German: habitational name from Eger in western Bohemia (Czech name Cheb).

List of People with Surname Eger

According to our database, there are a total of 1,045 people with the surname Eger. Among these people surnamed Eger, there are about 169 unique names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. John Eger, Robert Eger and James Eger are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Eger, with 30, 29 and 28 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Pennsylvania has the largest number of people surnamed Eger, with a total of 226 people, and there are a total of 112 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Eger, with a total of 106 people and an average of 63 unique names.