US Popularity:6351
Other Origin(s):Scottish
Say “I do” to this beautiful baby name! Gretna is a precious feminine moniker of German origin. A variant of Greta, which in turn is a derivation of Gretchen or Margaret, Gretna has the brilliant meaning of “pearl,” a substance that is often symbolic of love and purity. Gretna is also synonymous with the famed Gretna Green. This historical village lies on the boundary between England and Scotland and was where young runaway couples would come for a romantic elopement. As you can see, there is a lot to love about this name, making it the perfect choice for baby.

Gretna Name Popularity Data

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