GRÁINNE
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: GRAWN-ya   [key]
Meaning & History
Possibly derived from Gaelic grán meaning "grain". This was the name of an ancient Irish grain goddess. The name also belonged to the fiancée of Fionn mac Cumhail and the lover of Diarmaid in later Irish legend, and it is often associated with gráidh "love".
Related Names
VARIANTS: Grania, Granya (Irish)
Popularity
Ireland  -