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An onomatopoeia.

  1. alternative form of grutto (the bird godwit)

From the Dutch girl's name Margriet, cognate with English Margaret.

  1. (informal) girl, (young or any) female, often derogatory: broad
  2. short for margriet, an apple variety

An euphemistic alteration of god (“god”) in curse words, to remove the blasphemous nature.

  1. euphemism for God, notable as an alternative for blasphemous cursing

    Notable Persons Named Griet

    Griet was born on March 22nd, 1982.


    Fun Facts about the name Griet

    • How unique is the name Griet? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Griet was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
    • Weird things about the name Griet: Your name in reverse order is Teirg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Itegr. How do you pronounce that?

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    Past life for Griet born Sep 4, 1927

    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 Northern India approximately on 700. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

    You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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