What does Greg mean?
(male) Gaeg, Goreg, ..
(female) Grege, Greggi, .. Middle name pairings:
Greg Dereck (G.D.), ..
How popular is Greg?
Greg is a very popular first name for males (#174 out of 1220, Top 14%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#36381 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Greg for boys. Greg entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its top position of #100 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Greg are Graig, Gregg, Gregor, Gregory (#346 in 2015) and Greig. Usage of these relations of Greg reached its peak 55 years ago (median #972) and has become significantly lower since (#1724, 95.9% less usage).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Daeg, Gael, Gaer, Gared, Garek, Garen, Garey, Ged, Ger, Gere, Gerek, Glen▼, Gore, Goren, Gram, Gray, Grey▲, Oleg and Reg. These names tend to be less frequently used than Greg.See names in meaning and etymology.