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Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. GRIEMZ
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Meaning & History
Patronymic derived from Grime
Grime itself is derived from the medieval personal name Grim
, an Anglo-Scandinavian form of Old Norse Grímr
, which meant "masked person" or "shapeshifter". In Norse mythology, Grímr was a byname of the god Odin.