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


Greta is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Greta?

Greta is a short form of the name Margareta and of Greek and Latin origin.

What does the name Greta mean?

Greta means “pearl” (from ancient Greek “margarī́tēs/μαργᾰρῑ́της” or Latin “margarita”).

Pronunciation of Greta

Variants of the name Greta

Gretha Gretta

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Popularity of the name Greta

The name Greta is ranked #160 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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