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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Grisenoun

    A step, or scale of steps.

    Let me speak like ourself; and lay a sentence,
    Which, as a grise or step, may help these lovers
    Into your favour. William Shakespeare, Othello.


  1. Grise

    Grise is a French surname.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grise

    of Gree

  2. Grisenoun

    see Grice, a pig

  3. Grisenoun

    a step (in a flight of stairs); a degree

  4. Etymology: [Prop. pl. of gree a step.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Grise

    Grize. See Gree (2).

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. GRISE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Grise is ranked #24934 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Grise surname appeared 997 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Grise.

    93.1% or 929 total occurrences were White.
    2.4% or 24 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.6% or 16 total occurrences were Black.
    1.5% or 15 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grise in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    easily diffused or spread as from one person to another
    • A. incumbent
    • B. elusive
    • C. contagious
    • D. aculeate

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