[grech-uh n; German greyt-shuh n] /ˈgrɛtʃ ən; German ˈgreɪt ʃən/
a female given name, form of .
fem. proper name, German diminutive of Greta, a German and Swedish pet form of Margaret. Somestimes used as a typical German female name, also sometimes in reference to the name of the simple girl seduced by Faust.
[gret-nuh] /ˈgrɛt nə/ noun 1. a city in SE Louisiana, near New Orleans.
noun 1. a village in S Scotland, near the English border, to which many English couples formerly eloped to be married. /ˈɡrɛtnə/ noun 1. a village in S Scotland, in Dumfries and Galloway on the border with England: famous smithy where eloping couples were married by the blacksmith from 1754 until 1940, when such marriages […]
noun, British Informal. 1. marriage without parental consent; elopement.
[gret-skee] /ˈgrɛt ski/ noun 1. Wayne (“The Great One”) born 1961, Canadian ice hockey player. /ˈɡrɛtzkɪ/ noun 1. Wayne. born 1961, Canadian ice-hockey player and coach; in his playing career (1979–99) he became the record point scorer in the National Hockey League