First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Greaney

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Alt. Meaning

G is for glamorous, you know what to do!

R is for responsible, honoring your obligations

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

Y is for young, the years never show!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Greaney

Mark was born Mark Greaney in 1968.


John was born in 1939.


Dara Greaney is a ceo at, chief executive officer, and


Con was born in Athea.


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Popularity of Greaney as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Greaney U.S.
  White 94.48% 64.26%
  African American 0.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.54% 16.26%

Of Last Name Greaney

People with the last name Greaney are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Greaney

  • How Popular is the name Greaney? As a last name Greaney was the 19,210th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Greaney? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Greaney was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Greaney: Your name in reverse order is Yenaerg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Neragye. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Greaney? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,413 people with the last name Greaney.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Greaney? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Greaney as their last name since less than 1 person in 208k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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