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Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Scottish

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Griogair meaning "son of GREGOR". It originates from the Highland clan Gregor. A famous bearer was the Scottish folk hero Rob Roy MacGregor (1671-1734).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesGrigorov(Bulgarian) Grgić(Croatian) Řeha(Czech) Gregory(English) Goretti, Gori(Italian) Grześkiewicz(Polish) Grigorescu(Romanian)
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