US Popularity:5777
If you’re looking for a polished name for your little gem, you may have just stumbled upon a perfect fit. Gretel is a German name, meaning “pearl.” The feminine title is a variant of Greta, with the pair deriving from the Greek Margaret. We all know the tale of Hansel and Gretel, and while it may seem pretty dark, there’s a valuable lesson in it for every child to learn. Defeating the villain and leading her pal to justice, the story’s Gretel is a perfect figure of girl-power to inspire this little one. She may be after the sweeter things in life, but some guidance from you can teach Gretel the right way to get it.

Gretel Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Gretel is currently #4687 on The Bump
Girl:Gretel is currently #2074 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Gretel is currently #5777 in U.S. births
Girl:Gretel is currently #2344 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1188
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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