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Grace Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Grace is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Grace is "grace".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 21  in baby name popularity for girls with 7554 occurrences.  It ranked 6729 in popular baby names for boys with 12 occurrences. 

View the Grace Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Grace has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Grace to other names.


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Related Names

The names Gracia, Gracja, Gratia, Grazia are all forms of Grace.

Grace has the diminutive (nickname) Gracie.

Other Tidbits

Grace falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Grace Murray Hopper, Grace Kelly.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Grace in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Grace.

Just for fun, see the name Grace in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Grace in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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