Gregory

Gregory is the English form of Latinized Greek form Gregorius deriving from Greek Gregorios meaning “watchful, vigilant, alert” from Greek gregoros. Gregory is also a surname deriving from the given name.

Origin: Greek

Variants:

  • Gregorios (Greek)
  • Gregorius (Latinized Greek)
  • Gregor (German, Scottish, Slovak, Slovene, English)
  • Gregorio (Italian, Spanish)
  • Grégoire (French)
  • Grigor (Welsh, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Armenian)
  • Gligor (Macedonian)
  • Krikor (Armenian)
  • Grgur (Croatian)
  • Řehoř (Czech)
  • Gregers (Danish, Norwegian)
  • Reijo (Finnish)
  • Reko (Finnish)
  • Grigol (Georgian)
  • Gergely (Hungarian)
  • Gréagóir (Irish)
  • Grigorijs (Latvian)
  • Grzegorz (Polish)
  • Grigore (Romanian)
  • Grigori (Russian)
  • Grigoriy (Russian)
  • Grigory (Russian)
  • Griogair (Scottish)
  • Greig (Scottish)
  • Grega (Slovene)
  • Hryhoriy (Ukrainian)

 

Female forms:

  • Gregoria (Italian, Spanish, Late Greek)
  • Grigoria (Russian, Greek)
  • Grigoriya (Russian)

 

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