Given Name EBBE

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: EB-be (Swedish), E-bə (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of EBERHARD and other names beginning with the Germanic element ebur meaning "wild boar". In Scandinavia it is also a diminutive of ESBEN.


diminutives, footballers, palindromes, rare German, short forms
FEMININE FORMS: Ebba (Danish), Ebba (Swedish), Ebba (Norwegian), Ebba (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Eberhard, Erhard (Ancient Germanic), Ásbjörn, Bjarni (Ancient Scandinavian), Osbeorn (Anglo-Saxon), Evert, Eef (Dutch), Osborn, Everard, Oz, Ozzie, Ozzy (English), Bjarni (Faroese), Évrard (French), Ásbjörn, Bjarni (Icelandic), Eberardo (Spanish)