Grace (given name)

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Grace
Gender Female
Name day November 6
Origin
Word/name Latin
Meaning "Gracious"

Grace is a feminine given name, form of Gracie, from the Latin gratia.[1] It is often given in reference to the Christian concept of divine grace and used as a virtue name.

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(by surname)

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  • Grace Ingalls (1877–1941), American journalist and youngest sister of novelist Laura Ingalls Wilder

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  • Grace La Rue (1882–1956), American actress, singer, and Vaudeville performer
  • Grace Lee (born 1982), Korean television host and radio disc jockey
  • Grace Etsuko Lee, Japanese-born American author, speaker, trainer, international business woman
  • Grace Lin, American children's author, and illustrator
  • Grace Llewellyn (born 1964), American educator, author and publisher
  • Grace Annie Lockhart (1855–1916), Canadian, first woman in the British Empire to receive a Bachelor's degree
  • Grace Loh (born 1991), Australian swimming champion
  • Grace Lorch (c. 1903–1974), American teacher and civil rights activist
  • Grace Lumpkin (1891–1980), American writer

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  • Grace O'Malley (c. 1530–c. 1603), Irish chieftain and pirate
  • Grace Ogot (born 1934), Kenyan author, nurse, journalist, politician and diplomat

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  • Grace Ueng (born 1965), Chinese-American business executive
  • Grace Upshaw (born 1975), American track and field athlete

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Hanks, Hardcastle and Hodges, Oxford Dictionary of First Names, Oxford University Press, 2nd edition, ISBN 978-0-19-861060-1, p.113.