Gregory

♂ Name Gregory – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Gregory

Gregory is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Gregory

Gregory is an English version of the ancient Greek name Gregorios / Γρηγόριος.

Meaning of Gregory

Gregory means “watchful”, “alert” and “shepherd” (from ancient Greek “grēgoreō/γρηγορέω”). Through folk etymology, Gregory also became associated with the Latin word “grex” meaning “herd” or “flock”. Therefore, Gregory has the meaning “shepherd”.

Pronunciation of Gregory

Alternate spelling of Gregory

Grégory

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Name Statistic: Gregory is ranked #6675 overall ↓ -51

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  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4469 ↑ 4
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  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5719 ↑↑ 1255
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5151 ↓↓ -142
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  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10067 ↑↑ 267
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5999 ↑ 6
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2857 ↓ -39
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3510 ↓↓ -531
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9012 ↓↓ -158
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 7611 ↓↓ -1049
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6455 ↓ -80

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