Margaret meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Margaret No. of characters: 8 Gender: Origin of Margaret: Old Greek
How to pronounce Margaret ma-rga-ret What does my name mean? Meaning of Margaret: Pearl, Jewel, Name of a Saint, The Pea

Why is it that we love Margaret? Well, it’s not just for the nickname options and the fact that it means “pearl”, but also for the minimalistic yet sharp sound. Margaret may be old-fashioned, but its power lies in the numerous historical figures that were called by it, like Margaret Thatcher, and that’s where this name becomes the image of the powerful woman, strongly opinionated and the one that others respect for her views. The origin of the name is simple, but the women made it a name with a strong theme fighting the stereotypical weak image of their gender.

Margaret was ranked 888 in 2012 list of US boys name and dropped by 4.59% from its previous ranking of 849 in 2004. Margaret was ranked 153 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 9.47% from its previous ranking of 169 in 2014. Anglo-Saxon form of Marguerite. Comes from the Greek "Margarites" Means: "Pearl" festival in November 16.. It is difficult to resist their charm. These are "child-woman" fun and sensitive we want to protect. On uneven mood,Margaretpass easily from enthusiasm to despondency. Somewhat capricious,Margaretare not always easy to live. Margaret work to complimlnts but quite likely,Margaretsometimes locked in the "sulking".

Full form of Margaret : Materialistic Accepting Rational Generous Artistic Respectful Eager Tactful

Margaret is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Margaret is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 153 (0.052726% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 1245884 people wear Margaret as their first name. Margaret is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1881 and ranked 153 (0.052726% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1245884 people have Margaret as their first name. Margaret is not a native United States and Margaret may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.348516% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Margaret
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History of Margaret

Born in 1046 in Hungary, daughter of an English prince in exile, she returned to live at the court of England and the Scottish King Malcolm wife III. She had eight children, two future saints, Mathilde and David. Attentive to her queenly duty, she reforming the Church of Scotland clergy closer to that of Rome, founded abbeys and died in Edinburgh Castle November 16, 1093.

Expression number of Margaret is 11.

Margaret have high energy levels, just like a child. Margaret are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Margaret are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Names that rhyme with Margaret Angaret, Ankharet, Annemargaret, Annmargaret, Catguaret, Cunuaret, Diuaret, Garet, Inaret, Jaret, Magaret, Maragaret, Maret, Margaret, Margearet, Markaret, Marymargaret, Nazaret, Tecguaret, XcaretFamous people named Margaret
Margaret Elizabeth Galadriel Stineman, American actress and model
Margaret Dorothea Mortenson, American writer
Margaret Early, American film actress who was active in Hollywood during the 1930s and 1940s, best remembered for her endearing Southern charm
Margaret Way, Australian writer of romantic novels
Margaret Ekpo, Nigerian women's rights activist, social mobilizer and a leading member of a class of traditional Nigerian women activists
Margaret Colin, American actress. She is known for her role as Margo Montgomery Hughes in As the World Turns and as Eleanor Waldorf-Rose in Gossip Girl
Margaret Copeland in Jerry & Diane as Actress
Margaret Tu Chuan in Bian cheng san xia as Actress
Margaret Armen in The Gamesters of Triskelion as Writer
Margaret Flint in Fatal Lady as Actress
Margaret Hoard in The Tree of Life as Actress
Margaret Ann Brady in The Love Letter as Actress
Margaret Mountford in Episode #1.2 as
Margaret Henshaw in Clubbed as Actress
Margaret Heald in To Sir, with Love as Actress
Margaret Truman in Episode dated 15 July 1956 as
Margaret Avery, actress
Margaret Hamilton, actress
Margaret Booth, editor,producer
Margaret Mitchell, location management,producer
Margaret Abbott, actress
Margaret Abrams, writer
Margaret Adachi, actress
Margaret Adair, actress
Margaret Adams, actress
Margaret Adams, actress
Margaret Adams, production manager
Names like Margaret Margaret Namesakes Related Names: Mar, Mara, Maraam, Marabel, Marabella, Marabelle, Marabeth, Marache, Maradee, Maradith, Marae, Maragaret, Maragret, Marah, Marai, Maraia, Maraiah, Maraih, Maraina, Maraiya Posts having Margaret: Comments :Margaret is a proper name used as primarily as a first name. Margaret is a female name anglosaxon celebrated on 28 May in honor of Margaret Pole also called Margaret Plantagenet ( 1473 - 1541 ), Blessed of the Catholic Church. The name is derived from the French Marguerite and Latin Margarita . The origin is Greek: Margarites , derivative Margaron ( "Pearl"). Margaret is also the moon of Uranus .Margaret is an English name from the XI th century and was abundantly given to infants until the XVI th century. Its other forms are Margarete, Margareth, Margarethe Margarett, Margherita and Margarette. Diminutives of Margaret: Maggie, March, marg, Margin, Margey, Margie, Meg, Meggy, Peg, Peggy, Pegeen, Maisie, Margo, Madge, Molly, Malla, Midge, Marga, Mags, Margu, Greta, Gretel, Marya - Tomoko Karl Popularity of Margaret

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Other variants of Margaret :Retha Margarid Margarit Margarita Margarida Margareta Markéta Margit Margrethe Grete Grethe Margarethe Merete Meta Mette Rita Margaretha Margriet Greet Greetje Griet Margreet Maret Maarit Marketta Margareeta Reeta Reetta Marguerite Margaux Margot Margarete Greta Gretchen Gretel Margrit Margalit Margalita Margaréta Margita Gréta Margrét Mairéad Margherita Margaid Paaie Meggy Margrete Marit Marita Małgorzata Gosia Małgosia Marzena Maighread Mairead Maisie Marsaili Mysie Peigi Marjeta Märta Merit Marged Mererid Mared Megan  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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