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Gruffydd

What does Gruffydd mean?

Gruffydd Pronunciation of Gruffydd as a name for boys has its roots in Latin and Welsh, and the name Gruffydd means "hooked nose; lord, prince". Gruffydd is an alternate form of Griffin (Latin): in Greek mythology and medieval legend. Gruffydd is also a form of Griffith (Welsh): anglicized version of Gruffudd.

STARTS WITH Gr-

ASSOCIATED WITH prince (king)

Variations

VARIANTS Gruffud, Griffudd

RELATION VIA GRIFFIN, GRIFFITH Griffyn

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Gruffydd Rishi (G.R.), ..

How popular is Gruffydd?

Gruffydd is an uncommon first name for men. Gruffydd is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Gruffydd (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Griffin (#229 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) and Griffith. These forms of Gruffydd were at the height of their popularity in 2016 (AVERAGE #1114). Griffin is the firm favorite. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Griffin, Griffith in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Dafydd, Giffard (see Gifford), Gifferd (see Gifford), Gifford, Griff, Griffen, Griffon, Gryffen, Gryffin and Gyfford (see Gifford). Like Gruffydd, these names are not frequently used.

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