Name Gregory Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gregory

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Gregory is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Gregory

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

What is the meaning of the name 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

Variants of the name Gregory

Grégory

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Popularity of the name Gregory

The name Gregory is ranked #6304 overall.

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