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Pronunciation

mɑrgərɪt

Origin

English

Meaning

A gem of a name, Margaret is a true classic! It comes from the Latin margarita meaning ‘pearl’, it has been a timeless classic with amazing endurance. Aside from oodles of class and sophistication, Margaret also possesses great flexibility in terms of nicknames: Maggie, Margot, Gretchen and Greta to name but a few. A versatile pearl of name, Margaret is a super choice for your little girl!

Rank in the year 2015

Margaret was ranked #347 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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