Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #594 in 2013 and #594 in 2014.

Famous People

Greta Garbo (Movie Actress), Greta Gerwig (Movie Actress), Greta Lee (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Greta Thyssen (Movie Actress), Greta Keller (Singer), Greta Granstedt (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Greta Meyer (Movie Actress), Greta Nissen (Movie Actress)


In English

Origin: From German and Swedish Greta, a contraction of Margareta.


-( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-).

In Swedish

Origin: From German Greta, from Margareta. First recorded in Sweden in 1309.


-Gretel, the girl in the fairy tale ''Hansel and Gretel''.

-( female name).

In Faroese


-( female name)

In Norwegian

Origin: From German Greta, from Margareta. Recorded in Norway since the 15th century.


-( male name).