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Type Surname (from occupation)
Pronounced Pron. GRAYN-jər(English)
GRAHN-ZHEH(French)

Meaning & History

Means "farm bailiff" from Old French grangier, ultimately from Latin granum meaning "grain". It is borne in the Harry Potter novels by Harry's friend Hermione Granger.