First name origins & meanings:
- English: The color green
- Shakespearean: From King Richard II
First name variations: Green
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: habitational name from Greenhaugh in Northumberland,
named from Old English grēne ‘green’ + halh ‘nook’,
‘recess’. Compare Greenhalgh.
- Americanized spelling
of Ashkenazic Jewish Griner (see Green).
- Americanized spelling of German Grüner (see
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