Re: The name GREIL #austria-czech #names


alejandro@...
 

Hi::
Greil is a shortened derivative form of the german surname GraĆ¼l that came to be Greil in yidish. Its meaning is gray, greyish.
This surname either depicts the hair or the eyes of the person who first used this surname or it refers to s somber person.
All the best always
Alejandro T. Rubinstein

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