Other Origin(s):Gaelic, Irish, Scottish
Meaning:Watchful; Vigilant
Derived from the Ancient Greek Grēgórios, Grigor is a masculine name that means “watchful” or “vigilant.” As well as a given name, Grigor is a surname that has Irish and Scottish origins, stemming from Gregory or the Gaelic Mac Griogain. It was originally made popular by saints and monks who bore the moniker and remained a consistent favorite throughout the Middle Ages and into modern times. With a name like Grigor, you can trust baby to always be alert and attentive as they find their way in the world.
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