Gender: Female Origin of Grey: Color name

The name Grey is a girl's name . Grey and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

Grey is the more common spelling in Britain and Australia. This color name has a softness and ambiguity which makes it equally lovely for a boy or a girl.

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CookieCrumbs Says:


Grey always makes me think of mystical stuff like elves and Lord of the Rings (Sindarin is Grey Elvish). Makes me feel super happy. <3

eveyalecia Says:


I think of Athena, the grey-eyed goddess.

ajaltomont Says:


i see what you mean, but depends...could sound elegant or "old soul"- like.

CocoWhite Says:


Sounds a bit drab, no?