Origin of the name GRETE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name GRETE.
Short form of Margarete,
both meaning "pearl." (History of Christian Names,
Yonge, 1884). Usage: Denmark, Germany, Norway,
Grete Mosheim (d. 1986), was a German theater and TV
actress. Grete Frische (d. 1962), was a Danish actress.
Grete Faremo, a Norwegian politician. (Wiki).