What does Grethe mean?
(female) Glethe, Grethee, ..
(male) Grele, Greth, .. Middle name pairings:
Grethe Tess (G.T.), ..
How popular is Grethe?
Grethe is an unusual given name for women. Grethe is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Greta (#573 the previous year), Gretchen (#1431) and Gretta are the popular varying forms of Grethe (not ranked). Other variants, like Gretha, are seldom used. These relations of Grethe were favored in the 1970s (average #974) and are now much less conventional, with the version Gretchen becoming less in vogue. Gretchen is more familiar than the rest, although Greta seems to be getting popular too. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Agathe, Agnethe, Anthe, Arete, Aretha, Arette, Berthe, Blithe, Blythe, Brette, Brighe, Carlethe, Cathe, Edithe, Edythe▼, Faithe, Faythe, Gaelle, Gaetane, Garnette, Geegee, Geertje, Geeta, Genae, Gene▼, Genette, Genie, Gerde, Gerie, Gerte, Gertie▼, Gilette, Ginette, Githa, Gitte, Glenne, Grace, Gracee, Gracie, Grata, Gratia, Grayce▼, Greer, Gretl, Gustha, Gytha, Ianthe, Kaethe, Kathe, Leithe, Lethe, Marthe, Olathe, Oretha, Orette, Ruthe and Xanthe. These names tend to be more frequently used than Grethe.See names in meaning and etymology.