Origin of the name Griffin: Borrowed from the Welsh, Griffin is from Griffinus, a Latinate form of Griffith which was used in the Middle Ages. Griffith is a Welsh name of debated origin. Some believe it to be an Anglicized form of Gruffydd, the Welsh form of the Roman Rufus (red, ruddy).
Gryffin is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Gryffin name meanings is Red, ruddy, prince. Other similar sounding names can be Griffin.