Name: Griffin

Origin and Meaning of the Name Griffin

  • Meaning:
    Reddish
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Mythological beast
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (GRIH fun)
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Miscellaneous Info for Griffin

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In mythology, a griffin is a creature who is half-eagle, half-lion.

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