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Gregg

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Vigilant,, Watchful
  • #1171 All Time
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78k Greg (Greek)

How popular is the name "Gregg" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 5 0 5
1912 7 0 7
1913 7 0 7
1914 6 0 6
1915 6 0 6
1916 15 0 15
1917 12 0 12
1918 13 0 13
1919 9 0 9
1920 20 0 20
1921 14 0 14
1922 19 0 19
1923 11 0 11
1924 13 0 13
1925 12 0 12
1926 11 0 11
1927 18 0 18
1928 12 0 12
1930 16 0 16
1931 13 0 13
1932 11 0 11
1933 15 0 15
1934 12 0 12
1935 22 0 22
1936 27 0 27
1937 38 0 38
1938 41 0 41
1939 36 0 36
1940 58 0 58
1941 77 0 77
1942 86 0 86
1943 116 0 116
1944 154 0 154
1945 173 0 173
1946 319 0 319
1947 518 0 518
1948 523 0 523
1949 560 0 560
1950 625 0 625
1951 636 0 636
1952 734 0 734
1953 812 0 812
1954 947 5 942
1955 1,300 0 1,300
1956 1,441 7 1,434
1957 1,545 0 1,545
1958 1,482 7 1,475
1959 1,591 5 1,586
1960 1,748 13 1,735
1961 1,765 13 1,752
1962 1,900 0 1,900
1963 1,750 0 1,750
1964 1,505 0 1,505
1965 1,240 7 1,233
1966 1,140 6 1,134
1967 970 12 958
1968 950 8 942
1969 886 0 886
1970 942 0 942
1971 778 5 773
1972 628 0 628
1973 539 7 532
1974 484 5 479
1975 501 8 493
1976 485 0 485
1977 468 0 468
1978 369 5 364
1979 314 0 314
1980 302 0 302
1981 290 0 290
1982 212 0 212
1983 187 0 187
1984 159 0 159
1985 168 0 168
1986 153 0 153
1987 146 0 146
1988 148 0 148
1989 131 0 131
1990 125 0 125
1991 105 0 105
1992 104 0 104
1993 72 0 72
1994 71 0 71
1995 67 0 67
1996 57 0 57
1997 49 0 49
1998 42 0 42
1999 43 0 43
2000 41 0 41
2001 26 0 26
2002 41 0 41
2003 35 0 35
2004 29 0 29
2005 29 0 29
2006 31 0 31
2007 23 0 23
2008 20 0 20
2009 25 0 25
2010 24 0 24
2011 15 0 15
2012 20 0 20
2013 17 0 17
2014 14 0 14

Want to know about the populiarty of Gregg? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,521 babies born with the name Gregg in the United States. That's more than enough Greggs to occupy the country of Liechtenstein with an estimated population of 36,476 (as of December 31, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gregg" was in 1962 with a total of 1,900 babies. (That's a lot of baby Greggs)

According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gregg" ranks #95 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 28 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1956. Across the entire United States a total of 1,441 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Gregg popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Gregg" mean? The list below shows the origins of Gregg as well as things modernly associated with the name Gregg such as celebrities named Gregg.

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Origin and Meaning of Gregg

The name "Gregg" is of Greek origin, and it means "Vigilant,, Watchful". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Gregg Henry

Gregg Henry is an actor and musician. Gregg was born in 1952 in Lakewood, Colorado, U.S.

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Gregg Rainwater

Gregg Rainwater is a film actor. Gregg was born in 1966 in Flint, Michigan, USA.

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Gregg Carey

Gregg Carey is a television survivor. Gregg was born in 1977.

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Alternative Meanings

G is for giggle, a laugh never hurts!

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

G is for glamorous, you know what to do!

G is for grace, an admirable trait!

Your name in reverse order is "Ggerg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Grgeg". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Gregg born Sep 12, 1975

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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