Popularity:424
Origin:Welsh
Meaning:lord; prince
Griffin is a baby boy name of Welsh origin. Meaning “lord” or “prince,” Griffin is an Anglicized name that derives from the Latin title Griffinus. Griffin is also associated with the Irish Gaelic name Ó Gríobtha, meaning a descendant of Griobtha or Gryphon. If you’re a fan of The Chronicles of Narnia, you’ll likely recognize griffins, or gryphons, as flying lions with the head and wings of a majestic eagle. Though baby won’t see these mythical creatures much, they are sure to be reminded every day of their strength, nobility, and courage with a name like Griffin.

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