Name
GREEN

Name GREEN

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 1,206 births of Green in the countries below, which represents an average of 9 births of children bearing the first name Green per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Green   
In Italiano Nome Green   


Information about the first name Green

The first name Green has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Green is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Green

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 Green : Egner, Enger, Gener, Grene, Nereg, Regen, Renge

Green in Japanese *

Romajiguriin
Katakanaグリーン
Hiraganaぐりーん
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Green in Japanese
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Green in sign language

Green in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Green

US English
Etymology src :
  • A topographic name for someone who either lived near a village green, or was just fond of the colour.
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English grene, from Old English grēne, from Proto-West Germanic *grōnī, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz (compare North Frisian green, West Frisian grien, Dutch groen, Low German grön, green, greun, German grün, Danish and Norwegian Nynorsk grøn, Swedish grön, Norwegian Bokmål grønn, Icelandic grænn), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreh₁- (“to grow”). More at grow.
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English grene, from the adjective (see above).
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English grenen, from Old English grēnian (“to become green, flourish”), from Proto-Germanic *grōnijōną, *grōnijaną (“to become green”), from the adjective (see above). Cognate with Saterland Frisian gräinje, German Low German grönen, German grünen, Swedish gröna, Icelandic gróna.
Adjective src :
  • Green (not comparable)
  • (politics) Of, or pertaining, to a Green Party or green party.
Alternative forms src :
  • Greene
Anagrams src :
  • Egner, Geren, genre, neger, regen
Anagrams src :
  • Egner, Geren, genre, neger, regen
Noun src :
  • Green (plural Greens)
  • (politics) A member of a Green Party or green party.
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK, General Australian) enPR: grēn, IPA(key): /ɡɹiːn/
  • (US, Canada) enPR: grēn, IPA(key): /ɡɹin/
  • Rhymes: -iːn
Proper noun src :
  • Green (plural Greens)
  • A common English surname​.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Green County
  • Tom Green County
Proper noun (Statistics) src :
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Green is the 41st most common surname in the United States, belonging to 430,182 individuals. Green is most common among White (56.8%) and Black (37.0%) individuals.
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Old French greer; equivalent to gre +‎ -en.
Alternative forms src :
  • gre, gree
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡreːən/
Verb src :
  • green (Late Middle English)
  • To come to an understanding or agreement.
  • (rare) To make a compact of reconciliation.
Verb (Descendants) src :
  • English: gree (obsolete)
  • Scots: gree
General
Noun src :
  • green m
  • (slang, golf) green (a putting green; the part of a golf course near the hole)
SE Swedish
Anagrams src :
  • gener, genre, neger
Noun src :
  • green c
  • (golf) a green, putting green (the closely mown area around a hole on a golf course)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɡriːn/
  • Rhymes: -iːn
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from North Germanic, from Old Norse grǫn.
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from English green.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • green m (plural grenen)
  • (obsolete) Scots pine, Pinus sylvestris
  • Synonym: grove den
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ɣreːn/
  • Hyphenation: green
  • Rhymes: -eːn
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • green m (plural greens)
  • (golf) green, putting green
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ɡriːn/
  • Hyphenation: green
  • Rhymes: -iːn
DK Danish
Noun src :
  • green c (definite singular greenen, indefinite plural greens, definite plural greenene)
  • (golf) a green, putting green (the closely mown area surrounding each hole on a golf course)
CZ Czech
Etymology src :
  • From English green.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈɡriːn]
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Although the official term for the green is jamkoviště, it is rarely used in practice. Instead, unofficial Czech versions of the English word green, variously spelled green, grýn, and grín, are used in practice.
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Noun src :
  • green m (definite singular greenen, indefinite plural greenar, definite plural greenane)
  • (golf) a green or putting green (the closely mown area surrounding each hole on a golf course)
NO Norwegian Bokmål
Noun src :
  • green m (definite singular greenen, indefinite plural greener, definite plural greenene)
  • (golf) a green, putting green (the closely mown area surrounding each hole on a golf course)
 

Popularity of the name Green

Number of GREEN births per year

Total births of Green by country

Births with the first name Green
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
1,205
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
1
0

Comments on the name Green

Personalities with the first name Green

There are 3 personalities with the first name Green


Richard Lugar
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United states of america
Politician Lawyer Businessperson Military personnel


Sewall Wright
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United states of america
Biologist University teacher Statistician Geneticist


Green Clay Smith
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United states of america
Lawyer Politician Military officer



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Green

There are 18 actors and actresses with the first name Green
Green Eyes
Green Gartside
Green Day
Green Jellÿ
Green Grass Cloggers
Green Dinosaur
Green Moss
Green Swan
Green Davis
Green Diesel
Green Jelly
Green Ant
Green River Ordinance
Green La Fleur
Green La Fleur
Green Eyes
Green On Red
Green Whittaker

Rankings of first name GREEN by country

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Country ranking (girls)
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