Granville
Origin/Usage
French
Pronunciation
GRAN-vil
Meaning
Guard settlement
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Granville is an Old French locational name implying that the bearer came from Grainville in Normandy. The place name Grainville itself is derived from the Old Germanic “guarin”, which means “guard”, and “ville”, which means “settlement”.

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