Name
GREAT

Name GREAT

Between 1900 and 2019 there were 100 births of Great in the countries below, which represents an average of 1 birth of children bearing the first name Great per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 6 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Great   
In Italiano Nome Great   


Information about the first name Great

The first name Great has been assigned to:
90.00% to boys
10.00% to girls
The country where the first name Great is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Great

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Great : Etgar, Garet, Geart, Gerta, Greta, Gréta, Retag, Tegra

Great in Japanese *

Romajiguriatto
Katakanaグリアット
Hiraganaぐりあっと
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Great in sign language

Great in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Great

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English greet (“great, large”), from Old English grēat (“big, thick, coarse, stour, massive”), from Proto-Germanic *grautaz (“big in size, coarse, coarse grained”), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrewd-, *gʰer- (“to rub, grind, remove”). Cognate with Scots great (“coarse in grain or texture, thick, great”), West Frisian grut (“large, great”), Dutch groot (“large, stour”), German groß (“large”), Old English grēot (“earth, sand, grit”). Related to grit.
Adverb src :
  • great (not comparable)
  • (informal) Very well (in a very satisfactory manner).
  • Those mechanical colored pencils work great because they don't have to be sharpened.
Anagrams src :
  • 'Gater, Greta, ergat-, grate, retag, targe, terga
Interjection src :
  • great
  • Expression of gladness and content about something.
  • Great! Thanks for the wonderful work.2016, VOA Learning English (public domain)
  • I am in my new apartment! Great!
  • sarcastic inversion thereof.
  • Oh, great! I just dumped all 500 sheets of the manuscript all over and now I have to put them back in order.
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: grāt, IPA(key): /ɡɹeɪt/
  • Rhymes: -eɪt
  • Homophone: grate
Adjective (Antonyms) src :
  • (very big, large scale): tiny
  • (uncommonly gifted): mediocre, ordinary
Adjective (Descendants) src :
  • → Welsh: grêt
Adjective (Synonyms) src :
  • See also Thesaurus:large
  • See also Thesaurus:excellent
  • gr8, grt (Internet slang, text messaging)
Adjective (Usage notes) src :
  • Moderating adverbs such as fairly, somewhat, etc. tend not to be used with great. Some intensifiers can be used with some senses of great; for example, a very great amount, a very great man, the party was really great, though not *the party was very great.
Noun (Antonyms) src :
  • (person of major significance, accomplishment or acclaim): mediocre
Old English
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Germanic *grautaz (“big in size, coarse, coarse grained”), from Proto-Indo-European *ghrewə- (“to fell, put down, fall in”). Cognate with Old Saxon grōt (“large, thick, coarse, stour”), Old High German grōz (“large, thick, coarse”), Old English grot (“particle”). More at groat.
Adjective src :
  • grēat
  • great, massive
  • tall
  • thick; stout
  • coarse
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɡræ͜ɑːt/
Adjective (Derived terms) src :
  • grēatnes
Adjective (Descendants) src :
  • Middle English: greet, greteEnglish: great→ Welsh: grêtScots: great, greet, grete, greit
Scots
Etymology src :
  • From Old English grēat, from Proto-Germanic *grautaz.
Adjective src :
  • great (comparative greater, superlative greatest)
  • great
  • coarse (in grain or texture)
  • (of things) thick, bulky, roomy
  • (of people) big, stout
  • (of a river) swollen with rain, in flood
  • (of the sea) high, stormy
  • intimate, friendly
Alternative forms src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ɡrɛt], [ɡrɪt]
  • (North Northern Scots) IPA(key): [ɡrit]
 

Popularity of the name Great

Number of GREAT births per year

Total births of Great by country

Births with the first name Great
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
31
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
31
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
18
7
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
2
3
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
4
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
2
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
2
0

Total births of Great by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Great
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
2019
3
0
ATAustria
2018
1
0
DEGermany
2018
0
1
ITItaly
2018
1
0

Comments on the name Great

Personalities with the first name Great

There is 0 personality with the first name Great



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Great

There are 8 actors and actresses with the first name Great
Great Ejiro
Great Otowaya
Great Baba
Great Uno
Great Dane
Great White
Great Kojika
Great Bob Scott

Rankings of first name GREAT by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#3844AT Austria2018
#5277FR France2019
#27623IT Italy2018
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#3815DE Germany2018






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