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Grissel

What does Grissel mean?

Grissel Pronunciation of Grissel [gris-sel] as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the name Grissel means "grey battle". Grissel is an alternate spelling of Griselda (Old German): from gris and hild.

Associated with: battle.

Variations

Grissel has 3 variants: Grisel, Griselle and Grizel.

4 more alternative forms via Griselda: Gricely, Grisella, Griselly and Grishelda.

Creative forms:
(female) Grisla, Grissela, ..

(male) Grisliel, Grislo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Grissel Lacey (G.L.), ..

How popular is Grissel?

Grissel is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Grissel is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent variation form of Grissel (outside Top 2000) is Griselda. This relation of Grissel was favored as a birth name in 1993 (adoption of 0.01%), but now, Griselda has gone out of style. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Ariel, Christel, Crissey, Cristel, Crystel, Ghisele, Gipsee (see Gypsy), Gipsey, Gisela, Gisele, Gretel, Grethel, Grier, Khristel, Kristel, Krystel, Leisel, Liesel, Lisel, Oriel, Orsel and Siseel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Grissel.

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