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What does Grishilde mean?

Grishilde Pronunciation of Grishilde [gr-ishilde] as a girls' name is of Old German origin, and the name Grishilde means "grey battle". Grishilde is a variant form of Griselda (Old German): from gris and hild.

Associated with: battle.


3 different relations via Griselda: Griselle, Grishelda and Gryselde.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Grishilde Abbie (G.A.), ..

How popular is Grishilde?

Grishilde is an unusual first name for females. Grishilde is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only popular alternative form of Grishilde (outside Top 2000) is Griselda. Adoption of this form of Grishilde was well-received in 1993 (#697), but now, Griselda has become less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Griselda in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Grishilde and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Bathilde, Berthilde, Brinhild, Brinhilda, Brinhilde, Brunhilde, Brunnhilde, Brynhilde, Brynnhilde, Clothilde, Ghisele, Giselda, Gisele, Giselle, Gricelda, Grisel, Griseldis, Grisella, Griselly (see Griselda), Grissel, Grizelda, Gryzelde (see Griselda), Gunhilda, Gunhilde (see Gunhilda), Gunnhilda (see Gunhilda), Klothilde, Magnhilde, Maitilde, Mathilde, Ragnhilde, Serhilde, Signilde (see Signa), Swanhilde and Thilde. These names tend to be more commonly used than Grishilde.

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