Other forms of the name: Gracie, Gratia, Grazia, Gracja, Graça, Gracia.
The name Grace was first used by the Puritans in the 17th century. It comes from the Latin word gratia. Grace has been in the U.S.A’s top name list since 1880 and was sitting at spot 18 last year. There is a Saint Grace also known as Gracia or Zaida and First Lady Grace Coolidge. Another very famous namesake is the beautiful Grace Kelly or Princess Grace. The American actress won an Academy Award for her role in “The Country Girl” and married Prince Rainier III of Monaco. She retired from acting at the age of twenty-six to enter upon her duties in Monaco. She had three children, Caroline, Albert, and Stéphanie.