First name origin & meaning:
English: From the ridge
First name variations: Bainbridge, Bainbrydge, Baine, Bayn, Bayne, Baynn, Bain, Bringham, Brigham, Gregorius, Gregorios, Gregori, Gregoire, Gregor, Greger, Gregorio, Gregoor, Griogair, Grioghar, Gregus, Gragos, Greis, Grischa, Grigor, Grigori, Gries, Gero, Greg, Graig, Greig, Gregg, Gregson, Grig, Grigson, McGregor, Gregory, Ridge, Ubryg, Ubrygg, Ubrig
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: variant of Ridge 1.
- German: from a short form of any of several Germanic personal names based on rīc ‘power(ful)’.
- Possibly a variant of the Swiss family name Rüegg (see Ruegg).