How To Spell Grete?

Correct spelling: Grete


Grete as a girl's name is a variant of Greta (German).

Google Ngram Viewer results for Grete:

This graph shows how "Grete" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for Grete?

  1. Old Grete stood by, glancing first at Anna and then at Lilly in perturbed surprise. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  2. So Chaucer in the " Frere's Tale":- " And thay were glad to fille wel his purs, And make him grete festis atte nale." – A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume I. by R. Dodsley
  3. Then at the end of the third book he says that, having become weary of writing and yet having promised copies to divers gentlemen and friends,- 'Therfor I have practysed and lerned at my grete charge and dispense to ordeyne this said book in prynte after the maner and forme as ye may here see, ' etc. – A Short History of English Printing, 1476-1898 by Henry R. Plomer

What are the rhymes for Grete?

  1. peat, st, greet, cheat, skeet, neet, pleat, sheet, feet, bleat, suite, peet, sweet, teet, mete, heat, sleet, beet, meat, crete, street, tweet, eat, treat, pete, cleat, piet, feat, teat, skeat, fleet, wheat, beat, veit, seat, peete, meet, neat, leet;
  2. discrete, offbeat, compete, gamete, repeat, conceit, delete, concrete, petite, downbeat, unseat, discreet, retreat, defeat, secrete, complete, deplete, mistreat, amit, excrete, bridgette, deceit, effete, elite, receipt, replete;
  3. indiscreet, marguerite, marquerite, incomplete, uncomplete, noncompete;