Grady Name Meaning & Origin
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I love the name grady
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My son is named Grady and we are complimented on his name very frequently! I have been asked twice though, if his real name is Graden.
I once worked at a place where there was a co-worker called Buddy. One day some of the guys were talking and one of them mentioned that his real name was Grady. Another guy said no wonder he goes by Buddy!
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Gray, g-man, grr-aid, road grader, Gradybear, we call our grandson Grady Mr. G, Grade
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Noble, illustrious one
The name Grady is a baby boy name. The name Grady comes from the Gaelic origin. In Gaelic The meaning of the name Grady is: Noble.
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Grady Sizemore, baseball player for the Cleveland Indians
Grady Little, baseball manager
Grady Stiles, the Lobster Boy
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Grady is the name of the protagonist in the novel (and later movie) Wonder Boys by Pulitzer Prize winning author, Michael Chabon.
John Grady Cole is the name of the protagonist in the novel All The Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy, a 1992 bestseller and National Book Award winner (and basis for the movie of the same name starring Matt Damon and Penelope Cruz).
Grady is the name of some protagonists in Stephen King's novels and short stories.
Grady is the name of a character in Eminem's "Guilty Conscience"
Grady is a character on Disney's "Sonny with a Chance"
Grady Fletcher is J.B. Fletcher's oft-framed nephew on "Murder, She Wrote"