Why Greg Rocks?

What secrets hide behind “Greg” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!

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The name “Greg” is of Greek origin. It’s a name commonly given to boys.

Your name in reverse order is “Gerg.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Regg.’ How do you pronounce that?

Secret Meaning of Greg

Secret Meaning of Greg The true meaning of ‘Greg’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Greg is a name that implies a pioneering spirit. You are a natural born leader, highly focused, and achievement oriented. Enduring hardship to try out new things come naturally to you. It frustrates you to do too many unimportant activities. You can do things and make decisions by yourself. You are also energetic and confident.

Heart Desire of Greg Your heart’s desire is an adventure! Freedom is essential to your happiness. Traveling, meeting new friends, and getting new experience can add variety to your life. You are no stranger to change – you embrace it. Your sharp mind makes you curious about many things. You may find it difficult to commit. You want to jump from one project to another.

Personality of Greg When people hear the name Greg, they perceive you as someone who is stimulating, idea generator, talkative, and charismatic. You can attract, influence, and inspire people. You are often seen wearing functional clothing that can work for day and night events. You radiate a potential for success that attracts others to your cause.

Wacky Greg Your vision can make you wealthy. You have great analytical ability and intellectually active. You are systematic and can make things happen. You tend to react to events decisively, effectively, and without prior thought or planning.

Your most likely vocation: engineer, writer, composer of music, teacher, designer, architect, planner, president of a society, curator, librarian, keeper of department store.

Lucky colors: All yellows, ocher, bronze, gold, orange

Lucky gem(s): Yellow diamond, citrine, amber, and topaz

Lucky day(s): Sunday

Lucky botanicals: Borage, chamomile, eyebright, lavender, Saint-John’s-wort, sorrel, thyme

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Is The Name Greg Popular?

Popularity of Greg in the U.S. “Greg” is the 72nd most popular baby boy’s name in Iowa as reported in the 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 76 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1966. A total of 2,463 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1961 with a total of 5,394 babies. That’s a lot of baby Gregs.

Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Greg” was recorded 77,717 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Gregs to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 77,072.

The name first appeared in the year 1915 and given to seven newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1959 with a rank of #90 nationwide and was registered 4,644 times as a baby boy’s name. Greg became a popular boy’s name in the state of Oregon in the year 1962. It ranked #33 with 128 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1962 in the state of California with 736 baby boys.

This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of Washington for 19 years from 1946 to 1972 (may not be consecutive).

For the past three decades (1989 to 2018), the name “Greg” was recorded 2,660 times in the SSA database.

What’s Next?

Proud of the name Greg Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

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