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Boy Names Starting with Gra-

Gra- baby names and what they mean, with 14 results. Gra- names are used more often as masculine names. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in 2018 (USAGE OF 0.77%), except for names such as Granville which have become less stylish. Grady (#412), Graham (#181) and Grayson (#32) are three of the more trendy birth names in this compilation, while Grandy (TOP 7%) and Gran (10%) are conventional Gra- last names.

Gra- names

Grady - Graziano

Grady and variants

Grady, var. Graidy, Graidey, Gradey, Gradee, Gradea
From Irish, Gaelic word. "Descendant of Grádaigh." Gradyn is also a slightly favored birth name.

Graham and variants

Graham, var. Gram, Grahame, Graeme, Graeham
From Old English. "Gravel homestead." Graham (UPPER 1%), comparable to Goreham (UPPER 47%), Kraham (82%), is a popular -ham suffix last name.


Form of Gregory. Origin fr. Latin, Greek elements. "Watchful, vigilant." A somewhat rare baby name, Graig occurs more frequently as a surname. See also Craig.

Granger and variants

Granger, var. Grange, Grainger
Origin fr. Middle French. "Farmer." Grainger, Grange and Granger are hardly found as men's names.

Grant and variants

Grant, var. Grantley1, Grantham
Based on English, Gaelic words. "Tall, big." Grant (UPPER 1%) and Grantham (2%) occur often as surnames.

Grantland, var. Grantly, Grantley2, Grantleigh
Derived fr. Old English. "The large fields." Not in Top 2000.

Granville and variants

Granville, var. Granvill, Granvile, Granvil
Root fr. Old French language. "Large town." Less widespread today. Granville was the variant last appearing (1960-1969) in the Top 2000.

Gratien, var. Graziano1, Graciano1
From Latin word. "Pleasing." Graciano (UPPER 12%) and Graziano (3%) are found commonly as last names.


Root fr. Old English language. Place name .. Less widespread today. Graves was last recorded in the 1880s in the Top 2000.

Gray and variants

Gray1, var. Graye
Root fr. Old English element. "Gray-haired." Gray and Graye are rarely occurring as given names, and Gray appears regularly (UPPER 1%) as a surname.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gra- names: Grady, Graeme, Graham, Graig, Granger

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gra- names: Grant, Granville, Graves, Gray, Graydon, Grayson

Var. of Grey. Root fr. Old English element. "Grey hair or beard." Sparing use, with usage of 0.008% for Gray as a children's name in 2018, higher than 0.008% a year ago. See also Geary.

Graydon and variants

Graydon1, var. Grayton
Based on Old English. Possibly son of the gray haired .. Used somewhat widely as birth names, Graydon and Grayton are comparable to the popular Braydon.

Grayson and variants

Grayson, var. Graydon2
Based on Middle English, Old Norse languages. "Son of a steward." Usage of Grayson and Graydon as children's names in 2018 was 0.7% more than in 2017.

Graziano2, var. Graciano2, Gracian
From Italian language. "Beloved, dear." Rare. Graziano, Graciano, like Giuliano, Gavino, end with -no.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Gra- names for boys.

1. Grady - Graziano
Grady [Graidy, Gradey, Gradee, Gradea, Graidey], Graham [Gram, Graeme, Grahame, Graeham], Gregory [Graig], Granger [Grange, Grainger], Grant [Grantley, Grantham], Grantland [Grantly, Grantley, Grantleigh], Granville [Granvil, Granvill, Granvile], Gratien [Graziano, Graciano], Graves, Gray [Graye], Grey [Gray], Graydon [Grayton], Grayson [Graydon], Graziano [Gracian, Graciano]

Usage comparison for Gra- names