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GIOIA   f   Italian
Means "joy" in Italian.
GIONATA   m   Italian
Italian form of JONATHAN.
GIORDANO   m   Italian
Italian form of JORDAN.
GIORGI   m   Georgian
Georgian form of GEORGE. This was the name of several kings of Georgia.
GIORGIA   f   Italian
Italian feminine form of GEORGE.
GIORGINA   f   Italian
Diminutive of GIORGIA.
GIORGINO   m   Italian
Diminutive of GIORGIO.
GIORGIO   m   Italian
Italian form of GEORGE.
GIORGOS   m   Greek
Modern Greek variant of Georgios (see GEORGE).
GIOSETTA   f   Italian (Rare)
Italian form of JOSETTE.
GIOSUÈ   m   Italian
Italian form of JOSHUA.
GIOTTO   m   Italian
Possibly from Ambrogiotto, a diminutive of AMBROGIO. This name was borne by Giotto di Bondone (1267-1337), an Italian painter and architect.
GIOVANNA   f   Italian
Italian form of Iohanna (see JOANNA), making it the feminine form of GIOVANNI.
GIOVANNETTA   f   Italian
Diminutive of GIOVANNA.
GIOVANNI   m   Italian
Italian form of Iohannes (see JOHN). The Renaissance painter Giovanni Bellini (1430-1516) and the painter and sculptor Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680) were two famous bearers of this name.
GIRALDO   m   Italian
Italian form of GERALD.
GIRISH   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Modern form of GIRISHA.
GIRISHA   m   Hinduism
Means "lord of the mountain" in Sanskrit. This is a name of the Hindu god Shiva, given because of his abode in the Himalayan Mountains.
GIROLAMO   m   Italian
Italian form of JEROME.
GISA   f   German
German short form of GISELLE.
GISBERT   m   German, Ancient Germanic
From a Germanic name in which the second element is beraht "bright". The first element is probably a shortened form of gisil "pledge, hostage" (making it a variant of GILBERT), though it could be related to Gallo-Celtic gaiso "spear".
GISELA   f   German, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese
German, Dutch, Spanish and Portuguese form of GISELLE.
GISELBERT   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of GILBERT.
GISÈLE   f   French
French variant of GISELLE.
GISELLA   f   Italian
Italian form of GISELLE.
GISELLE   f   French, English (Modern)
Derived from the Germanic word gisil meaning "hostage" or "pledge". This name may have originally been a descriptive nickname for a child given as a pledge to a foreign court. It was borne by a daughter of the French king Charles III who married the Norman leader Rollo in the 10th century. The name was popular in France during the Middle Ages (the more common French form is Gisèle). Though it became known in the English-speaking world due to Adolphe Adam's ballet 'Giselle' (1841), it was not regularly used until the 20th century.
GISILA   f   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of GISELLE.
GISILBERT   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of GILBERT.
GISILFRID   m   Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements gisil "hostage" and frid "peace".
GISLENUS   m   Ancient Germanic (Latinized)
Latinized form of Gislin (see GHISLAIN).
GISLIN   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of GHISLAIN.
GISSELLE   f   English (Modern)
Variant of GISELLE.
GITA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "song" in Sanskrit. The word appears in the name of the 'Bhagavad Gita', a sacred text of Hinduism (meaning "divine song").
GITHA   f   English (Archaic)
Variant of GYTHA.
GITTA   f   German, Hungarian
German short form of BRIGITTA and a Hungarian short form of MARGIT.
GITTAN   f   Swedish
Swedish diminutive of BIRGITTA.
GITTE   f   Danish
Danish short form of BIRGITTE.
GITTEL   f   Yiddish
Means "good" in Yiddish.
GIUANNA   f   Sardinian
Sardinian form of Iohanna (see JOANNA).
GIUANNE   m   Sardinian
Sardinian form of Iohannes (see JOHN).
GIUDITTA   f   Italian
Italian form of JUDITH.
GIULIA   f   Italian
Italian feminine form of JULIUS.
GIULIANA   f   Italian
Feminine form of GIULIANO.
GIULIANO   m   Italian
Italian form of Iulianus (see JULIAN).
GIULIETTA   f   Italian
Diminutive of GIULIA.
GIULIO   m   Italian
Italian form of JULIUS.
GIUSEPPA   f   Italian
Feminine form of GIUSEPPE.
GIUSEPPE   m   Italian
Italian form of JOSEPH. Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882) was a military leader who united Italy in the 19th century.
GIUSEPPINA   f   Italian
Feminine form of GIUSEPPE.
GIUSTINA   f   Italian
Italian feminine form of JUSTIN.
GIUSTINO   m   Italian
Italian form of JUSTIN.
GIVI   m   Georgian
Meaning unknown, possibly of Persian origin.
GIZELLA   f   Hungarian
Hungarian form of GISELLE.
GİZEM   f   Turkish
Means "mystery" in Turkish.
GIZI   f   Hungarian
Hungarian diminutive of GISELLE.
GJERGJ   m   Albanian
Albanian form of GEORGE.
GJON   m   Albanian
Albanian form of JOHN.
GJORD   m   Swedish (Rare)
Contracted form of GUÐFRIÐR.
GJORGJI   m   Macedonian
Macedonian form of GEORGE.
GJURD   m   Norwegian (Rare)
Contracted form of GUÐFRIÐR.
GLADWIN   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from the Old English given name GLÆDWINE.
GLADWYN   m   English (Rare)
Variant of GLADWIN.
GLADYS   f   Welsh, English
From the old Welsh name Gwladus, possibly derived from gwlad "country". It has historically been used as a Welsh form of CLAUDIA. This name became popular outside of Wales after it was used in Ouida's novel 'Puck' (1870).
GLÆDWINE   m   Anglo-Saxon
Old English name derived from the elements glæd "bright" and wine "friend". This name was not actually recorded in the Old English era, though it is attested starting in the 11th century.
GLANVILLE   m   English (Rare)
From an English surname which was taken from a Norman place name which possibly meant "domain of (a person named) Gland" in Old French.
GLÁUCIA   f   Portuguese
Feminine form of GLÁUCIO.
GLAUCIA   m & f   Ancient Roman
Latin form of GLÁUCIO.
GLÁUCIO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of the Roman cognomen Glaucia, which was derived from Latin glaucus "bluish grey", ultimately from Greek.
GLAUCO   m   Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of GLAUCUS.
GLAUCUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Γλαυκος (Glaukos), a name meaning "bluish grey". This was the name of a Greek sea god, as well as other characters in Greek legend.
GLAUKOS   m   Greek Mythology
Greek form of GLAUCUS.
GLAW   m & f   Welsh
Means "rain" in Welsh. This is a modern Welsh name.
GLEB   m   Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of the Old Norse name Guðleifr, which was derived from the elements guð "god" and leifr "heir".
GLEN   m   Scottish, English
Variant of GLENN.
GLENDA   f   Welsh, English
A name created in the 20th century from the Welsh elements glân "pure, clean" and da "good".
GLENDOWER   m   Welsh
Anglicized form of GLYNDWR.
GLENICE   f   Welsh
Variant of GLENYS.
GLENN   m   Scottish, English
From a Scottish surname which was derived from Gaelic gleann "valley". A famous bearer of the surname is American astronaut John Glenn (1921-).
GLENNA   f   Scottish, English
Feminine form of GLENN.
GLENNIS   f   Welsh
Variant of GLENYS.
GLENYS   f   Welsh
Elaboration of the Welsh word glân meaning "pure, clean, holy". This name was created in the late 19th century.
GLIGOR   m   Macedonian
Macedonian form of GREGORY.
GLOOSCAP   m   New World Mythology
Derived from an Eastern Algonquian phrase meaning "man from nothing". Glooscap (or Gluskabe) was a hero involved in the creation myths of the Wabanaki people of eastern North America.
GLORIA   f   English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, German
Means "glory" in Latin. The name (first?) appeared in E. D. E. N. Southworth's novel 'Gloria' (1891) and subsequently in George Bernard Shaw's play 'You Never Can Tell' (1898). It was popularized in the early 20th century by American actress Gloria Swanson (1899-1983). Another famous bearer is feminist Gloria Steinem (1934-).
GLORIANA   f   English (Rare)
Elaborated form of Latin gloria meaning "glory". In Edmund Spenser's poem 'The Faerie Queene' (1590) this was the name of the title character, a representation of Queen Elizabeth I.
GLORINDA   f   Esperanto
Means "worthy of glory" in Esperanto.
GLORY   f   English (Rare)
Simply from the English word glory, ultimately from Latin gloria.
GLUKE   f   Yiddish
Means "good luck" in Yiddish.
GLUKEL   f   Yiddish
Diminutive of GLUKE.
GLYKERIA   f   Greek
Derived from Greek γλυκυς (glykys) meaning "sweet".
GLYN   m   Welsh
Means "valley" in Welsh.
GLYNDWR   m   Welsh
From a Welsh surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "valley water". This name is often given in honour of Owain Glyndwr, a 14th-century Welsh patriot who led a revolt against England.
GLYNIS   f   Welsh
Either a variant of GLENYS or an elaboration of the Welsh word glyn meaning "valley".
GLYNN   m   Welsh
Variant of GLYN.
GNAEUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman praenomen, or given name, which is of unknown Etruscan meaning, though it may be related to Latin naevus "birthmark". A famous bearer was Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, also known as Pompey the Great, a Roman general of the 1st century BC.
GOBÁN   m   Irish
Either means "little smith" from Irish gobha "smith" combined with a diminutive suffix, or else derived from the name of the Irish god GOIBNIU (which is also a derivative of gobha).
GOBIND   m   Indian (Sikh), Hindi
Variant of GOVINDA used in northern India. This was the name of the last Sikh guru, Gobind Singh (1666-1708).
GOBINDA   m   Bengali
Bengali form of GOVINDA.
GOBINET   f   Irish
Variant of GOBNAIT.
GOBNAIT   f   Irish
Feminine form of GOBÁN. This was the name of a 6th-century Irish abbess, the patron saint of Ballyvourney.
GOBNATA   f   History
Latinate form of GOBNAIT.
GOBNET   f   Irish
Anglicized form of GOBNAIT.
GOCHA   m   Georgian
Meaning unknown, possibly from a Georgian dialectal word meaning "old man".
GODAFRID   m   Ancient Germanic
Older form of GODFREY.
GODASCALC   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of GOTTSCHALK.
GODDARD   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from the Germanic given name GODEHARD.
GODEFROY   m   French
French form of Godafrid (see GODFREY).
GODEHARD   m   Ancient Germanic
Germanic name derived from the elements god "god" and hard "hardy, brave". This was the name of an 11th-century saint who was a bishop of Hildesheim.
GODELIEVE   f   Dutch
Dutch (Flemish) form of GODELIVA.
GODELIVA   f   Ancient Germanic
Feminine form of GOTELEIB. This was the name of an 11th-century Flemish saint who was murdered on her husband's orders.
GODFREY   m   English
From the Germanic name Godafrid, which meant "peace of god" from the Germanic elements god "god" and frid "peace". The Normans brought this name to England, where it became common during the Middle Ages. A notable bearer was Godfrey of Bouillon, an 11th-century leader of the First Crusade and the first ruler of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.
GODFRIED   m   Dutch
Dutch cognate of Godafrid (see GODFREY).
GODGIFU   f   Anglo-Saxon
Old English form of GODIVA.
GODIVA   f   Anglo-Saxon (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Old English name Godgifu meaning "gift of god", from the elements god and giefu "gift". Lady Godiva was an 11th-century English noblewoman who, according to legend, rode naked through the streets of Coventry to protest the high taxes imposed by her husband upon the townspeople.
GODOFREDO   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of GODFREY.
GODRIC   m   Anglo-Saxon
Means "power of god", derived from Old English god combined with ric "power, rule". This name died out a few centuries after the Norman conquest.
GODTFRED   m   Norwegian
Norwegian form of GODFREY.
GODWINE   m   Anglo-Saxon
Means "friend of god", derived from Old English god combined with wine "friend". This was the name of the powerful 11th-century Earl of Wessex, the father of King Harold II of England.
GOFFREDO   m   Italian
Italian form of GODFREY.
GOFRAIDH   m   Irish
Irish form of GODFREY.
GOGA   m   Georgian
Diminutive of GIORGI.
GOHAR   f   Armenian
Means "jewel" in Armenian, ultimately of Persian origin.
GOIBNIU   m   Irish Mythology
Derived from Irish gobha meaning "smith". This was the name of the Irish smith god, a provider of weapons for the Tuatha De Danann. He was also skilled at brewing beer.
GOIZANE   f   Basque
Derived from Basque goiz "morning".
GOIZARGI   f   Basque
Derived from Basque goiz "morning" and argi "light".
GOIZEDER   f   Basque
Derived from Basque goiz "morning" and eder "beautiful".
GÖKER   m   Turkish
From Turkish gök "sky" and er "brave man".
GÖKHAN   m   Turkish
From Turkish gök "sky" and han, which is from the title khan meaning "leader".
GÖKSU   m   Turkish
From Turkish gök "sky" and su "water".
GOL   f   Persian
Means "flower, rose" in Persian.
GOLBAHAR   f   Persian
Means "spring rose" in Persian.
GOLDA   f   Yiddish
Means "gold" in Yiddish.
GOLDIE (1)   f   English
From a nickname for a person with blond hair, from the English word gold.
GOLDIE (2)   f   Yiddish
Variant of GOLDA.
GOLIATH   m   Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
From Hebrew גָּלְיָת (Golyat), possibly derived from גָּלָה (galah) meaning "uncover, reveal". This is the name of the giant Philistine who is slain by David in the Old Testament.
GOLNAR   f   Persian
Derived from Persian گل (gol) "flower, rose" and انار (anar) "pomegranate".
GOLNARA   f   Tatar
Tatar form of GOLNAR.
GOLNAZ   f   Persian
Derived from Persian گل (gol) "flower, rose" and ناز (naz) "pride".
GOLSHAN   f & m   Persian
Means "rose garden" in Persian.
GOLYAT   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of GOLIATH.
GOLZAR   m & f   Persian
Means "rose cheeked" in Persian.
GOMA   m   Ancient Germanic
Older form of GOMES.
GOMER   m & f   Biblical
Means "complete" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of both a grandson of Noah and the unfaithful wife of the prophet Hosea.
GOMES   m   Medieval Portuguese
Medieval Portuguese form of the Visigothic name Goma, derived from the Germanic element guma meaning "man".
GONA   f   Kurdish
Means "cheek" in Kurdish.
GONCA   f   Turkish
Turkish form of GHONCHEH.
GONÇAL   m   Catalan (Rare)
Catalan form of GONZALO.
GONÇALO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of GONZALO.
GONZALO   m   Spanish
From the medieval name Gundisalvus, which was the Latin form of a Germanic name composed of the elements gund "war" and salv which is of unknown meaning.
GOODWIN   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from the given name GODWINE.
GOPALA   m   Hinduism
Means "cow protector" from Sanskrit गो (go) meaning "cow" and पाल (pala) meaning "guard, protector". This is another name of the Hindu god Krishna. This name was also borne by the 8th-century founder of the Pala Empire in Bengal.
GOPINATH   m   Tamil, Indian, Malayalam
Tamil and Malayalam form of GOPINATHA.
GOPINATHA   m   Hinduism
Means "leader of the gopis" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu god Krishna, acquired because of his association with the gopis, who are cow-herding girls.
GORAIDH   m   Scottish
Scottish form of GODFREY.
GÖRAN   m   Swedish
Medieval Swedish form of GEORGE.
GØRAN   m   Norwegian
Medieval Norwegian form of GEORGE.
GORAN   m   Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Macedonian
Means "mountain man", derived from South Slavic gora "mountain". It was popularized by the Croatian poet Ivan Goran Kovačić (1913-1943), who got his middle name because of the mountain town where he was born.
GORANKA   f   Croatian, Serbian
Feminine form of GORAN.
GORD   m   English
Short form of GORDON.
GORDAN   m   Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian
Derived from South Slavic gord meaning "dignified". This name and the feminine form Gordana were popularized by the publication of Croatian author Marija Jurić Zagorka's novel 'Gordana' (1935).
GORDANA   f   Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian
Feminine form of GORDAN.
GORDEN   m   English
Variant of GORDON.
GORDIAN   m   History
From the Roman cognomen Gordianus which meant "from Gordium", Gordium being the capital of Phrygia in Asia Minor. This is the name by which three Roman emperors are known.
GORDIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Latin form of GORDIAN.
GORDIE   m   English
Diminutive of GORDON. A famous bearer was Canadian hockey star Gordie Howe (1928-2016).
GORDON   m   Scottish, English
From a Scottish surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "spacious fort". It was originally used in honour of Charles George Gordon (1833-1885), a British general who died defending the city of Khartoum in Sudan.
GORDY   m   English
Diminutive of GORDON.
GORE   m   English (Rare)
From an English surname meaning "triangular" (from Old English gara), originally referring to someone who lived on a triangular piece of land. A famous bearer is American writer Gore Vidal (1925-).
GORETTI   f   Various
From the surname of Maria Goretti, a 20th-century Italian saint who forgave her murderer on her deathbed. Her surname was derived from the given name GREGORIO.
GORGI   m   Macedonian
Variant transcription of GJORGJI.
GORICA   f   Macedonian
Feminine form of GORAN.
GORKA   m   Basque
Basque form of GEORGE.
GORMFLAITH   f   Irish
Variant of GORMLAITH.
GORMLAITH   f   Irish, Scottish
Derived from Irish gorm "blue" or "illustrious" and flaith "princess, lady". This was the name of a wife of the 11th-century Irish ruler Brian Boru.
GORO   m   Japanese
Variant transcription of GOROU.
GORONWY   m   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Meaning unknown. In the Mabinogion, a collection of tales from Welsh myth, he was the lover of Blodeuwedd. He attempted to murder her husband Lleu Llaw Gyffes but was himself killed.
GOROU   m   Japanese
From Japanese (go) meaning "five" and (rou) meaning "son". This was traditionally a name for the fifth son. Different combinations of kanji are also possible.
GOSIA   f   Polish
Diminutive of MAŁGORZATA.
GOSSE   m   Medieval French
Old French form of GOZZO.
GÖSTA   m   Swedish
Swedish variant of GUSTAV.
GÖSTAV   m   Swedish (Archaic)
Swedish variant of GUSTAV.
GOSTISLAV   m   Medieval Slavic
Derived from the Slavic elements gosti "guest" and slava "glory".
GOSWIN   m   Dutch (Archaic)
Germanic name derived from the elements Gaut "Goth" and win "friend".
GOTAM   m   Indian, Hindi (Rare)
Modern form of GOTAMA.
GOTAMA   m   Hinduism
Means "the best ox" from Sanskrit गो (go) meaning "ox, cow" and तम (tama) meaning "best". In Hindu texts this is the name of one of the Saptarshis, or seven sages. This name was also born by an early Indian philosopher who wrote the Nyaya Sutras.
GOTELEIB   m   Ancient Germanic
Germanic name derived from the elements god "god" and leub "dear, beloved".
GOTTFRID   m   Swedish
Swedish form of GODFREY.
GOTTFRIED   m   German
German form of GODFREY. This name was borne by the 13th-century German poet Gottfried von Strassburg and the German philosopher and mathematician Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz (1646-1716), one of the inventors of calculus.
GOTTHARD   m   German
German form of GODEHARD.
GOTTHILF   m   German (Rare)
Derived from German Gott "God" and hilf "help". This name was created in the 17th century.
GOTTHOLD   m   German (Rare)
Derived from German Gott "God" and hold "lovely". This name was created in the 17th century.
GOTTLIEB   m   German (Rare)
German form of GOTELEIB.
GOTTLOB   m   German (Rare)
Derived from German Gott "God" and lob "praise". This name was created in the 17th century.
GOTTSCHALK   m   German (Archaic)
Derived from the Germanic elements god "god" and scalc "servant". Saint Gottschalk was a (perhaps spurious) 11th-century prince of the Wends who was martyred by his brother-in-law.
GOTZON   m   Basque
Means "angel" in Basque.
GOTZONE   f   Basque
Feminine form of GOTZON.
GOVAD   m   Persian Mythology
Means "wind" in Persian. This was the name of a Yazata (or angel) associated with the wind in Zoroastrianism.
GOVANNON   m   Welsh Mythology
Welsh cognate of GOIBNIU.
GOVIND   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada
Modern form of GOVINDA.
GOVINDA   m   Hinduism, Indian, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada
Means "cow finder", derived from Sanskrit गो (go) meaning "cow" combined with विन्द (vinda) meaning "finding". This is another name of the Hindu god Krishna.
GOWRI   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada
South Indian form of GAURI.
GOYATHLAY   m   Native American, Apache
Means "one who yawns" in Apache. This was the real name of the Apache chief Geronimo, who fought against Mexican and American expansion into his territory.
GOYO   m   Spanish
Spanish diminutive of GREGORIO.
GÖZDE   f   Turkish
Means "favourite" in Turkish.
GOZZO   m   Ancient Germanic
Originally a diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element Gaut meaning "Goth".
GRAÇA   f   Portuguese
Means "grace" in Portuguese, making it a cognate of GRACE.
GRACE   f   English
From the English word grace, which ultimately derives from Latin gratia. This was one of the virtue names created in the 17th century by the Puritans. The actress Grace Kelly (1929-1982) was a famous bearer.
GRACELYN   f   English (Modern)
Elaboration of GRACE using the popular name suffix lyn.
GRACIA   f   Spanish
Means "grace" in Spanish, making it a cognate of GRACE.
GRACIANA   f   Spanish, Portuguese
Feminine form of GRACIANO.
GRACIANO   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Gratianus (see GRATIAN).
GRACIE   f   English
Diminutive of GRACE.
GRACIELA   f   Spanish
Elaboration of GRACIA.
GRACÍLIA   f   Portuguese
Elaboration of GRAÇA.
GRACJA   f   Polish
Polish form of GRACIA.
GRACJAN   m   Polish
Polish form of Gratianus (see GRATIAN).
GRADY   m   Irish, English
From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Grádaigh meaning "descendant of Grádaigh". The name Grádaigh means "noble" in Gaelic.
GRAEME   m   Scottish, English (Rare)
From a surname which was a variant of GRAHAM.
GRAHAM   m   Scottish, English
From a Scottish surname, originally derived from the English place name Grantham, which probably meant "gravelly homestead" in Old English. The surname was first taken to Scotland in the 12th century by the Norman baron William de Graham. A famous bearer was Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922), the Scottish-Canadian-American inventor who devised the telephone.
GRAHAME   m   Scottish, English (Rare)
From a surname which was a variant of GRAHAM.
GRÁINNE   f   Irish, Irish Mythology
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".
GRANIA   f   Irish
Latinized form of GRÁINNE.
GRANT   m   English, Scottish
From an English and Scottish surname which was derived from Norman French grand meaning "great, large". A famous bearer of the surname was Ulysses Grant (1822-1885), the commander of the Union forces during the American Civil War who later served as president. In America the name has often been given in his honour.
GRANVILLE   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from a Norman place name GRAINVILLE.
GRANYA   f   Irish
Variant of GRANIA.
GRATIA   f   German
Means "grace" in Latin.
GRATIAN   m   History
From the Roman name Gratianus, which meant "grace" from Latin gratus. Saint Gratian was the first bishop of Tours (4th century). This was also the name of a Roman emperor.
GRATIANA   f   Ancient Roman
Feminine form of Gratianus (see GRATIAN).
GRATIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Latin form of GRATIAN.
GRATIEN   m   French
French form of Gratianus (see GRATIAN).
GRAY   m & f   English
From an English surname meaning "grey", originally given to a person who had grey hair or clothing.
GRAYSON   m   English (Modern)
From an English surname meaning "son of the steward", derived from Middle English greyve "steward".
GRAZIA   f   Italian
Means "grace" in Italian, making it a cognate of GRACE.
GRAZIANA   f   Italian
Italian feminine form of Gratianus (see GRATIAN).
GRAZIANO   m   Italian
Italian form of Gratianus (see GRATIAN).
GRAZIELLA   f   Italian
Diminutive of GRAZIA.
GRAŻYNA   f   Polish
Means "beautiful" in Lithuanian. This name was created by Polish poet Adam Mickiewicz for his poem 'Grażyna' (1823).
GRÉAGÓIR   m   Irish
Irish form of GREGORY.
GREER   f & m   Scottish, English (Rare)
From a Scottish surname which was derived from the given name GREGOR.
GREET   f   Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of MARGARET.
GREETJE   f   Dutch
Dutch diminutive of MARGARET.
GREG   m   English
Short form of GREGORY.
GREGA   m   Slovene
Slovene form of GREGORY.
GREGER   m   Swedish
Swedish form of GREGORY.
GREGERS   m   Danish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian form of GREGORY.
GREGG   m   English
Short form of GREGORY.
GRÉGOIRE   m   French
French form of GREGORY.
GREGOR   m   German, Scottish, Slovak, Slovene
German, Scottish, Slovak and Slovene form of GREGORY. A famous bearer was Gregor Mendel (1822-1884), a Czech monk and scientist who did experiments in genetics.
GREGORIO   m   Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of GREGORY.
GREGORIOS   m   Late Greek
Original Greek form of GREGORY.
GREGORIUS   m   Late Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of GREGORIOS.
GREGORY   m   English
English form of Latin Gregorius, which was from the Late Greek name Γρηγοριος (Gregorios), derived from γρηγορος (gregoros) meaning "watchful, alert". This name was popular among early Christians, being borne by a number of important saints including Saint Gregory Thaumaturgus (3rd century), Saint Gregory the Illuminator (4th century), Saint Gregory of Nyssa (4th century), Saint Gregory of Nazianzus (4th century), and Saint Gregory of Tours (6th century). It was also borne by the 6th-century pope Saint Gregory I the Great, a reformer and Doctor of the Church, as well as 15 subsequent popes.... [more]
GREIG   m   Scottish
Scottish diminutive of GREGORY.
GRENVILLE   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was a variant of GRANVILLE.
GRESHAM   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "grazing homestead" in Old English.
GRÉTA   f   Hungarian, Icelandic
Short form of MARGARÉTA (Hungarian) or MARGRÉT (Icelandic).
GRETA   f   German, Swedish, English
Short form of MARGARETA. A famous bearer of this name was Swedish actress Greta Garbo (1905-1990).
GRETCHEN   f   German, English
German diminutive of MARGARETA.
GRETE   f   German, Danish, Norwegian
German, Danish and Norwegian short form of MARGARET.
GRETEL   f   German
Diminutive of GRETE. This name is well-known as the character in Grimm's fairy tale who is captured, with her brother Hansel, by a witch.
GRETHE   f   Danish, Norwegian
Short form of MARGRETHE.
GRETTA   f   English
Variant of GRETA.
GREY   m & f   English (Rare)
Variant of GRAY.
GREYSON   m   English (Modern)
Variant of GRAYSON.
GRGA   m   Croatian
Short form of GRGUR.
GRGUR   m   Croatian
Croatian form of GREGORY.
GRID   f   Norse Mythology
Means "peace" in Old Norse. In Norse myth she was a frost giantess, the mother of Víðarr by Odin. She also aided Thor in his fight against the giant Geirrod.
GRIER   m   Scottish, English (Rare)
From a surname which was a variant of GREER.
GRIET   f   Dutch
Short form of MARGRIET.
GRIFFIN   m   English
Latinized form of GRUFFUDD. This name can also be inspired by the English word griffin, a creature with the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle, ultimately from Greek γρυψ (gryps).
GRIFFITH   m   Welsh
Anglicized form of GRUFFUDD.
GRIGOL   m   Georgian
Georgian form of GREGORY.
GRIGOR   m   Welsh, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Armenian
Welsh, Bulgarian, Macedonian and Armenian form of GREGORY. This is the name of the patron saint of Armenia (known as Saint Gregory the Illuminator in English).
GRIGORE   m   Romanian
Romanian form of GREGORY.
GRIGORI   m   Russian
Variant transcription of GRIGORIY.
GRIGORII   m   Russian, Medieval Slavic
Variant transcription of GRIGORIY, as well as usual transcription of the Old Slavic form.
GRIGORIJS   m   Latvian
Latvian form of GREGORY.
GRIGORIOS   m   Greek
Modern Greek form of GREGORY.
GRIGORIS   m   Greek
Modern Greek form of GREGORY.
GRIGORIY   m   Russian
Russian form of GREGORY. This name was borne by the Russian mystic Grigoriy Rasputin (1869-1916), more commonly known by only his surname.
GRIGORY   m   Russian
Variant transcription of GRIGORIY.
GRÍMHILDR   f   Norse Mythology, Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse cognate of KRIEMHILD. In the Norse 'Volsungasaga' Grímhildr is the mother of Gunnar and Gudrun, while in the later Germanic counterpart the 'Nibelungenlied' Kriemhild is the sister of Günther and she herself has a role equivalent to Gudrun.
GRIMHILT   f   Ancient Germanic, Germanic Mythology
Older Germanic form of KRIEMHILD.
GRIOGAIR   m   Scottish
Scottish form of GREGORY.
GRISELDA   f   English, Scottish, Spanish, Literature
Possibly derived from the Germanic elements gris "grey" and hild "battle". It is not attested as a Germanic name. This was the name of a patient wife in medieval tales by Boccaccio and Chaucer.
GRISHA   m   Russian
Diminutive of GRIGORIY.
GRISHMA   f   Indian, Marathi
Means "summer" in Sanskrit.
GRIZEL   f   Scottish
Scottish variant of GRISELDA.
GRO   f   Norwegian
Norwegian form of GRÓA.
GRÓA   f   Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Derived from Old Norse gróa "to grow". This is the name of a seeress in Norse mythology.
GRONW   m   Welsh
Variant of GORONWY.
GROSVENOR   m   English (Rare)
From an English surname which meant "great hunter" in Norman French.
GROVER   m   English
From a surname meaning "grove of trees" from Old English graf. A famous bearer was the American president Grover Cleveland (1837-1908), who popularized the name in the United States at the end of the 19th century. The name is now associated with a muppet character from the children's television program 'Sesame Street'.
GROZDA   f   Bulgarian, Macedonian
Feminine form of GROZDAN.
GROZDAN   m   Bulgarian, Macedonian
Derived from Bulgarian or Macedonian грозде (grozde) meaning "grapes".
GROZDANA   f   Bulgarian, Macedonian, Croatian
Feminine form of GROZDAN.
GRUFFUD   m   Welsh
Variant of GRUFFUDD.
GRUFFUDD   m   Welsh
Welsh name, the second element deriving from Welsh udd "lord, prince" but the first element being of uncertain meaning (possibly cryf "strong"). This was a common name among medieval Welsh royalty. Gruffudd (or Gruffydd) ap Llywelyn was an 11th-century Welsh ruler who fought against England.
GRUFFYDD   m   Welsh
Variant of GRUFFUDD.
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