Name: Granville

Origin and Meaning of the Name Granville

  • Meaning:
    Big town
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Big town
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (GRAN veel)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Granville)
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Miscellaneous Info for Granville

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of the surname, from the French place names Grainville or Granville. American writer and critic Granville Hicks bore this name at the height of its popularity in the early 20th century.

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