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Griffin Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \g-riffin, gr(if)-fin\
Number of People 👶 42,000
Rate in 2021 443
Numerology 🔢 6
Name origin 🌍 Latin
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Griffin Name Meaning

The name is most likely derived from an old Welsh personal name "Gruffydd" with "grgrufflyprobably meaning 'dragon' and "DED/UDD" meaning a chief or a lord. As a baptismal name among the Anglo-Saxons, Grifan was used in the hope that the child might grow up to be a strong person (from the Germanic "griffin" meaning snatching or appropriating passing people or a mythical dragon-like creature). In Ireland, the old surname Ó Griobhtha came from the old Gaelic "griobh" meaning 'griffin, griffin', which is the name of a majestic creature with the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle, considered the king of all creatures. As a masculine given name.


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Additional name description Griffin


The Griffin name saw very little use in late 19th century America. For most of the 20th century, the name was not even on letters that it was so rarely used. It wouldn't be until 1983 that Griffin reappeared on the good charts. The name has been growing steadily for the last 30 years and has advanced over 750 positions on the charts reaching moderately high levels of usage. The name has an interesting etymology and is linked to one of the most legendary creatures in folklore, the griffin. The powerful Griffin is the union of a land animal (the lion) and an aerial bird (the eagle) and is therefore admired for its courage and daring. Somehow, we see Griffin as a cool name for a red-haired boy - a fierce little fire dragon. Since the griffin symbolizes strength and leadership, it is a universally good choice in a name. Her Celtic roots make Griffin even more attractive.


The number 2 for the name Griffin means the planet Moon. The moon endows those subject to it with emotionality. People with the name Griffin are open and naive. They easily come into contact with others and, accordingly, easily and quickly adapt to the surrounding circumstances. The nature of the name Griffin is generally simple, but mood swings happen, people, for example, the first type, who are stronger emotionally, can help get out of them. Lunar people named Griffin are serious about family and marriage. They are faithful to their spouse, housewives. In addition, Griffin bears are introverts, sometimes they are closed and taciturn. Problems, which they try to resolve within themselves often lead to mood swings. Among other things, these are individuals with character, it is not so easy to make them dance to someone else's tune. The owners of the name Griffin are independent, diplomatic and responsible.


Griffin's name is orange. People with the name Griffin, wearing orange, are charming and charming, they are bright both externally and internally. The owners of the Griffin name can be seen by their original clothing and appearance. The bearers of the name Griffin are smart and cheerful, however, they say about them that there are too many of them, so they have a lot of acquaintances, but there is only one true friend. Positive character traits for the name Griffin are sociability, originality. The negative character traits of the name Griffin are lack of culture and even some rudeness.

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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Griffin?
The origin of the name Griffin is Latin.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Griffin?
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*️⃣ How many people are named Griffin?
Almost 42000 people are named Griffin.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Griffin?
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