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The word "gray" derives from the ancient Greek word "graios", "graia", meaning "old". In Greek mythology the Graiai were the three sisters Deino, Enyo and Pamphredo.
-- Damis  6/27/2005
I know a girl named Gray. I usually loathe masculine names being used on girls, but somehow this is the only exception: it suits her perfectly.
-- Mithos514  3/12/2006
I like this name, but never for a girl! It's very masculine and grown up to me.
-- Anonymous User  9/14/2006
I love this name for a girl! I feel like such a weirdo saying that but I think Gray is such a different and cool name. It's very intelligent, beautiful, and calming.
-- Anonymous User  10/23/2006
Gray is the American spelling of grey.
-- FairyGirl  11/28/2006
I really like this name. A lot of people I know think it is simple or dull, but I think it can convey a lot. I do feel that this name is better suited for a boy though. In my opinion, "Gray" seems like a thoughtful and masculine name.
-- mekkoneko  1/2/2008
Gray is sometimes used as a nickname for Graham.
-- FMRadio  3/22/2008
I'm not against using color names as names for people. I like the name Cyan very much, and cyan is a color. It's just that this really seems more like a nickname. It's not very mature or serious. I'd pick Grayson over this and call the boy Gray.
-- slight night shiver  5/31/2008
I think Gray sounds extremely mature. When I think of a man named I Gray I think of someone incredibly serious minded.
-- tiny_clever_outlet  10/4/2008
Weird, I always thought this was a girl's name, short for Grace or Grayce or however it is you want to spell it.
-- welovejamesarness  11/14/2008
Hello all of you. My name's Gray. It was my grandmother's middle name (she came from Scotland). Her brothers also had the name Gray as a middle name. Originally, it seems, Gray was the name of a village in Normandy, and our very distant ancestor came to England with William the Conqueror in 1066. How the family managed to acquire lands in Scotland I don't know.
-- Anonymous User  11/16/2008
My name is Gray- short for my middle name, Grace. I love my name. It's unusual, but not too unusual. I've never met another girl named Gray.
-- diz  1/21/2009
I've met a few Grays and they have all been male. I like this name. It's simple and would be especially nice for someone with gray eyes, although I suppose it's impossible to tell if your child is going to have gray eyes.
-- faye  1/25/2009
Please. Don't name your kid after a color!
-- bananarama  8/13/2009
In the British TV series Torchwood, Jack Harkness has a brother named Gray.
-- Bluebell Light  4/3/2010
It looks like someone misspelled Gary. It's OK said out loud though, the spelling is just... weird.
-- FlakyMatt  5/19/2011
I adore this name... but for a girl! I think it could work for both genders, but I just like it more for a girl :)
-- Anonymous User  5/30/2011

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