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Grette

What does Grette mean?

Grette Pronunciation of Grette as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Grette is "pearl". Grette is an alternate spelling of Greta (German, Greek): pet form of Margaret.

ASSOCIATED WITH Gr-, greek

Variations

VARIANT Grete

OTHER FORMS VIA GRETA, MARGARET Greeta, Gretal, Gretchen, Gretel, Gretha, Grethe, Grethel, Gretl, Gretna, Gretta, Grietje, Gryta, Margette, Mette

CREATIVE FORMS
(female)

(male)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Grette Vaida (G.V.), ..

How popular is Grette?

Grette is a rare first name for women. Grette is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Greta (#573 A YEAR AGO), Gretchen (#1431), Gretta and Margaret (#154) are the prominent alternative forms of Grette (NOT RANKED) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Greeta, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Grette was at its most widespread a century ago (ADOPTION OF 4.5%) and has become much less since (ADOPTION 0.2%, 96%), with forms like Margaret becoming less trendy. Greta is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Greta, Gretchen, Gretta, Margaret in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Greta, Margaret outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Alette, Anette, Arete, Aretta, Arette, Ariette, Arlette, Arnette, Bette, Brett, Bretta, Brette, Briette, Britte, Dorette, Erlette, Ervette, Evette, Garnette, Genette, Gerde, Gert, Gerta, Gerte, Gertie, Gerty, Gilette, Ginette, Gitte, Grata, Gratia, Hette, Huette, Idette, Irvette, Ivette, Jette, Joette, Korette, Lorette, Lurette, Marette, Odette, Olette, Oretta, Orette, Ornette, Ryette, Sarette, Wyette, Yette, Yuette and Yvette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Grette.

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