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Baby Names:

Grace

Meaning: Grace

Origin: Latin

Alternate spellings: Gracie

Grace, like Faith or Hope, is a super-popular virtue name that means exactly what it says. It was in the spotlight at the turn of the twentieth century, then fell from – well, from grace – for most of the century. Something switched in the late seventies, though, and it’s been gaining ground ever since.

By The Numbers

U.S. Rank by Year

2000: 19

2004: 13

2008: 21

Rank of Similar Names in 2008

Gracelyn 683

Gracie 99

Greta 694

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