Griffin is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name Griffin means “A Fierce Person”.
Origin of the name is: “English”
Griffin is a Boy name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “GRIF + in”
Griffin Name Meaning:
Griffin is derived from the Old Welsh given name ‘Gruffydd’, based on the words ‘griff’, which is of uncertain meaning but could possibly mean a ‘dragon’, and ‘udd’, which means ‘chief or lord’. The name itself could be taken to mean ‘ fierce person’.
It is a Christian baby name.
Variations or similar name:
Griff, Griffen, Griffon, Gryffen, Gryffin, Gryffon, Gryphon
Famous people with this name:
Griffin Boyette Bell, 72nd U.S. Attorney General;
Griffin Steinfeld, American NASCAR driver; brother of actress Hailee Steinfeld;
(Thomas) Griffin Dunne, American actor;
Griffin Claude Beresford Dauphin Newman, American actor;
Griffin Reinhart, Canadian ice hockey player; son of ice hockey player Paul Reinhart;
Griffin Andrew McElroy, American podcaster;
Griffin Gluck, American child actor;
Griffin Patrick O’Neal, American actor; son of actors Ryan O’Neal and Joanna Moore;
Griffin Perry, (b. 1984) son of politician Rick Perry;
Griffin Levitan, son of TV writer/director Steven Levitan;
Griffin Alstott (b. 1997), son of NFL player Mike Alstott;
Griffin Arthur Fraser (b. 2002), son of actor Brendan Fraser;
Griffin Moore (b. 2002), son of actress Teri Polo and Anthony Moore;
Griffin Parker Taylor (b. 2002), son of singer Corey Taylor of Slipknot;
Griffin Musk (b. 2004), son of business mogul Elon Musk; twin of brother Xavier;
Griffin Brandon Bonnar, son of mixed martial artist Stephan Bonnar;
Griffin Thomas McIntyre (b. 2007), son of singer Joey McIntyre;
Griffin Kauffman (b. 2009), son of actress Leigh-Allyn Baker and Keith Kauffman;
Griffin Brown (b. 2011), son of photographer Scarlet Page and Tom Brown; grandson of guitarist Jimmy Page;
Griffin Roland Sands (b. 2015), son of actor Stark Sands