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Names starting with Gr

Graeme - Variant spelling of Scottish Graham, meaning "gravel home."
Greer - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a contracted form of Gregor, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Greg - Short form of English Gregory, and Scottish Gregor, both meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grendel - This is the name of a monster killed by Beowulf in the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf, possibly derived from ent or ettin, meaning "scather." He is said to be a descendant of Cain, and has been described as a giant by some, a troll by others. 
Greet - Variant spelling of Dutch Griet, meaning "pearl."
Grania - Latin form of Irish Gráinne, possibly meaning "grain."
Greetje - Variant spelling of Dutch Grietje, meaning "pearl."
Granya - Variant spelling of Latin Grania, possibly meaning "grain."
Greta - Short form of Danish/Swedish Margareta, meaning "pearl."
Grant - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a famous Scottish clan, from Norman grand, meaning "great, large." 
Gríobhtha - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word gríobh, meaning "griffin."
Graça - Portuguese name meaning "graceful."
Gretchen - Diminutive form of English Gretta ("pearl"), meaning "little pearl."
Grete -   Short form of Danish/Norwegian Margarete, meaning "pearl."
Grady - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gráda "descendant of Gráda," hence "noble."
Gretta - English variant spelling of Danish/Swedish Greta, meaning "pearl."
Graziella - Pet form of Italian Graziana, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Griselda - Germanic name composed of the elements gris "grey" and hild "battle," hence "grey battle maid."
Griffin -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Gríobhtha, meaning "griffin."
Grisha - Pet form of Russian Grigori, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Greig - Pet form of Scottish Gregor, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Graciela - Pet form of Spanish Gracia, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gracia - Spanish form of Latin Gratia, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gracie - Pet form of English Grace, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Grigor - Welsh form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gráinne - Irish name, possibly related to Gaelic grán, meaning "grain." In mythology, this is the name of the daughter of Cormac mac Airt.
Gracilia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Gracilis, meaning "slender."
Grover - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old English graf "grove," hence "lives in a grove."
Grey - Variant spelling of English Gray, meaning "grey."
Gregorios - Greek name derived from the word gregorein, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grwn - Welsh name meaning "ridge."
Grzegorz - Polish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gry - Danish and Norwegian name meaning "dawn."
Grusha - Pet form of Russian Agrafena, meaning "wild horse."
Gruffydd - Variant spelling of Welsh Gruffudd, meaning "(?) chief/lord."
Gruffudd - Derived from Welsh Grippiud, meaning "(?) chief/lord."
Gruffud - Variant spelling of Welsh Gruffudd, meaning "(?) chief/lord."
Gruffinus - Medieval Latin form of Welsh Gruffudd, meaning "(?) chief/lord."
Gruffin - Welsh name derived from Latin Gruffinus, meaning "(?) chief/lord."
Grubana - Serbian name meaning "tender."
Grosvenor - French surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Anglo-Norman French elements gros "chief, great" and veneur "hunter," hence "chief hunter" or "great hunter."
Gronw - Variant spelling of Welsh Goronwy. Meaning unknown.
Grizel - Scottish form of German Griselda, meaning "grey battle maid."
Grippiud - Old Welsh name composed of the elements grip (unknown meaning) and iud "chief, lord," hence "(?) chief/lord."
Gripiud - Variant spelling of Welsh Grippiud, meaning "(?) chief/lord."
Griogair - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grigory - Variant spelling of Russian Grigoriy, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grigoriy - Russian form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grigori - Variant spelling of Russian Grigoriy, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grigore - Romanian form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Griffith -  Anglicized form of Welsh Gruffudd, meaning "(?) chief/lord." 
Grietje - Pet form of Dutch Margriet, meaning "pearl."
Griet - Short form of Dutch Margriet, meaning "pearl."
Grier - Masculine variant spelling of English unisex Greer, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grid - Old Norse myth name of a frost giantess, meaning "peace."
Grgur - Croatian form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grethe - Short form of Danish/Norwegian Margrethe, meaning "pearl."
Grenville - Variant spelling of English Granville, meaning "large settlement."
Gregorius - Latin form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gregorio - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gregor - Scottish form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gregg - Short form of English Gregory, and Scottish Gregor, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gregers - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Greger - Swedish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gregario - Italian form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Graziano - Italian form of Roman Latin Gratianus, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Graziana - Feminine form of Italian Graziano, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Grazia - Italian form of Latin Gratia, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gray - English surname transferred to forename use, from a byname for someone having gray hair or a beard, from Old English græg, meaning "grey."
Gratien - French form of Roman Latin Gratian, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gratianus - Roman name derived from Latin gratus, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gratian - Short form of Roman Latin Gratianus, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gratia - Latin name derived from the word gratia "pleasing quality, good will, gratitude," from gratus, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Granville - English surname transferred to forename use, from a Norman baronial name composed of the elements grand "large" and ville "settlement," hence "large settlement."
Grannus - Celtic name meaning "boiling." In mythology, this is an epithet of the sun god Belenus. As Belenus Grannus, he is "brilliance boiling."
Grahame - Variant spelling of Scottish Graham, meaning "gravel home."
Graham - Scottish name derived from the surname Grantham, from a place name composed of the Old English elements grand "gravel" and ham "home," hence "gravel home."
Gracja - Polish form of Latin Gratia, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Gracilis - Roman Latin name meaning "slender."
Graciano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Gratianus, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Graciana - Feminine form of Spanish Graciano, meaning "pleasing, agreeable."
Grażyna - Polish name of Lithuanian origin, meaning "beautiful."
Grégory - French Provençal form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Grégoire - Norman French form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gréagóir - Irish Gaelic name derived from Norman French Grégoire, meaning "watchful; vigilant." 
Gráda - Old Gaelic byname meaning "noble."
Greer - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a contracted form of Gregor, meaning "watchful; vigilant." 
Gregory - English form of French Provençal Grégory, meaning "watchful; vigilant."

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