name meaning: Gretchen \g-ret-chen, gr(e)-tchen\ as a girl's name is pronounced GREH-chen. It is of German origin. Variant of Margaret (Greek) "pearl".
For more information, see also the related name Greta.
Baby names that sound like Gretchen are Gratiana and Graciana. Another similar baby name is Katchen.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Gretchen.