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Gender: Female

The name Gretel is a girl's name . Gretel and is often added to lists like International Variations of Margaret and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

Variation of Greta

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Famous People Named Gretel

Gretel-Ann Fischer, American baker, contestant on TV's "The Next Great Baker"
Gretel Killeen, Australian TV presenter
Margaret "Gretel" Bergmann-Lambert, Jewish German-American high jumper barred from the Olympics by the Nazis
Gretel Ehrlich, American travel writer
Gretel Scarlett, Australian actress
Gretel Beer (born Margaret Weidenfeld), Austrian-English cookbook writer and journalist
Gretel Schiener, German Olympic gymnast

Pop Culture References for the name Gretel

"Hansel and Gretel," famous fairy tale
Gretel Hoess, character in the book "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas"