Maggie name meaning

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Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Old Greek and Hebrew
Usage: English, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: mag-ee
Meaning: Child of Light, Pearl and Flower Name
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What does Maggie mean?

Acclaimed and All time favorite Maggie came from Old Greek and Hebrew languages bestowed upon both boys and girls and is used in English, Swedish, Danish, Finnish and Norwegian, meaning of Maggie is "Child of Light, Pearl or Flower Name".

Maggie is a variant form of venerable, biblical and preeminent Magdalena. Magdalena is Latin equivalent of Μαγδαληνη Which is a Greek Form of a Hebrew Epithet:. Of Hebrew origin, Customary and Enduring Magdalena, Magdalena means "The Biblical Mary Magdalene Came from Magdala Area Near the Sea of Galilee and Of Magdala".

Maggie is variation of Magga. Magga is version of sacred and conifer Margareta. Also Magga is version of Its Variant Forms. Magga is also variant of Magnhilda. Maggie is a form of evergreen, commonly accepted and saintly Margaret.

Margaret is variant of prevailing, virtuous and timeless Marguerite. Margaret is equivalent of Margareta in English language. Predominant and Enduring Old Greek Margaret, meaning of Margaret is "The Pearl, Pearl and Name of a Saint"..

Maggie is celebrated on November 16th.

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How do I pronounce Maggie?

You can pronounce the two syllabled name Maggie as mag-ee. Some people pronounce it as m(a)-ggie.

Variants of Maggie

Maggy, Magdalena, Margaret, Magga, Alene, Madalene, Anna-Lena, Marguerite, Margareta, Grieta, Margaux, Mamie, Tita, Margueritte, Annemargaret, Magnhilda, Maggan

Names that rhyme with Maggie

How popular is the name Maggie?

Maggie was a popular name in United States. Over 115799 babies have been given the name in 177 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1880, it ranked 46th when 1872 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

However after 177 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still dominating the charts. Additionally, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 4 times A common name in England and Wales having over 3485 recievers in 23 years of usage.

Currently peaked at the charts, it ranked 171st when 313 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Maggie is a familiar baby name in Queensland, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 100 names.

In 2015, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 88 on girl names chart when 57 babies were given the name Maggie. There are over 161 babies that have been given the name Maggie in Queensland.

Also, in Victoria, in just 3 years, it has made it to the top 100 names. Recently in 2018, 67 babies were given Maggie and it reached its peak ranking, 82 on girl names chart.

Over 184 people have been named Maggie in Victoria.

Maggie is a unique baby name in Ireland, it has been in use since 1983 and was able to reach the top 200 names.

In 2013, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 148 on girl names chart when 40 babies were named Maggie. Over 439 people have been named Maggie in Ireland. Also, in France, it has been in use since 1970 and was able to reach the top 900 names.

In 1980, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 879 on girl names chart when 32 babies were named Maggie. There are over 271 babies that have been given the name Maggie in France.

Maggie is a rare baby name in Belgium however it is still in use. But Maggie is a popular baby name in Zambia where every 1 in 400 have the name as well as in, Malawi, Egypt, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Canada, England, Australia and China.

At least, 300000 people globally have been given the name as per our findings.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
202300318974
2022002951068
2021002851112
2020002941084
2019002951133
2018002941127
2017002481284
2016002421323
2015002411337
2014002381355
View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration

Facts

Maggie in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands0515831
Sweden05378292
Norway05820
Denmark003900

Numerological aspects of Maggie

You want to shout it out to the world that not everyone has to think or behave the same. You believe life's to have fun. You are all about independence, and like to have your own possessions because you like to enjoy luxury but not at any prize. You are daring and courageous. You love to change and can't stand constancy and monotony. You love people with an attitude but open to discussion and hearing new opinions.

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Middle names for Maggie

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Famous people named Maggie

  • Maggie O'Sullivan, British poet
  • Maggie L. Walker, African-American teacher and businesswoman
  • Maggie Rogers, housemaid at the White House
  • Maggie Jones, Baroness Jones of Whitchurch, British Labour Peer and previously a trade union official and Labour politician
  • Maggie Teyte, English operatic soprano and interpreter of French art song
  • Maggie Stables, British actress
  • Maggie Hall, prostitute originally
  • Maggie Hemingway, British novelist
  • Maggie Calloway, Filipino-born actress of the silent film/early sound films eras
  • Maggie Moore,
  • Maggie dela Riva, Filipina movie actress
  • Maggie Alderson, London-born Australian author
  • Maggie O'Kane, Irish journalist and documentary film maker
  • Maggie McEleny, Scottish swimmer
  • Maggie Boyle, English, London-born folk singer,
  • Maggie Smith, English actress
  • Maggie Cheung, actress from Hong Kong
  • Maggie McNamara, stage, film
  • Maggie Reilly, Scottish singer best
  • Maggie Lawson, American actress
  • Maggie Kuhn, American activist
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal, American actress and producer
  • Maggie Jeffus, Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's fifty-ninth House district
  • Maggie Cassella, American-Canadian actress, comedian and writer
  • Maggie Gallagher, American writer and socially conservative commentator
  • Maggie Roswell, American actress, voice actress, comedian
  • Maggie Wheeler, American actress
  • Maggie Lau, Hong Kong actress and singer
  • Maggie McOmie, American stage and film actress
  • Maggie Grace, American actress and model
  • Maggie Kirkpatrick, Australian actress
  • Maggie Estep, American writer and poet
  • Maggie Siggins, Canadian journalist and writer
  • Maggie Shiu, prominent Hong Kong actress
  • Maggie Cheung Ho-yee, Hong Kong actress
  • Maggie Jones, English actress, best
  • Maggie Millar, Australian actress, artist
  • Maggie Ausburn, American
  • Maggie Dence, Australian stage, film and television actress
  • Maggie Tabberer, dual Gold Logie-winning Australian fashion
  • Maggie Helwig, Canadian poet, novelist
  • Maggie Blue O'Hara, Canadian actress
  • Maggie Rizer, American model
  • Maggie Thompson, former librarian
  • Maggie MacDonald, writer, playwright, and musician
  • Maggie Q, American actress, model
  • Maggie Philbin, English radio and television presenter whose credits include 'Tomorrow's World'
  • Maggie Peterson, {{cite web
  • Maggie Bell, Scottish rock vocalist
  • Maggie Dixon, American collegiate women's basketball coach
  • Maggie Rennie in Seance on a Wet Afternoon as Actress
  • Maggie Phillips in Aquarium as Actress
  • Maggie Nemser in Leaving Las Vegas as Miscellaneous Crew
  • Maggie Lawrence in Tank Commandos as Actress
  • Maggie Williams in Fulfillment as Actress
  • Maggie Marion in Valerie Hangs with the Cool Kids as Actress
  • Maggie Flecknoe in Ikite aise as Actress
  • Maggie Sajak in Our Wild Hearts as Soundtrack
  • Maggie Duncan in Over by Sunday as Actress
  • Maggie Castle is a Canadian actress, best known for playing Sara Olson in Disney's StarStruck movie.
  • In 1917 drama film, The Voice of Conscience, Maggie Breyer played Mrs. Wallace Houston.
  • In 1976 drama film, Central Bazaar, Maggie Corey played N.
  • In 1915 comedy and drama film, The Bachelor's Romance, Maggie Fisher portrayed Aunt Clem.
  • Maggie Rose Fleck, from 2004 flick The Second Degree, who played the Hallsey.
  • In 1963, Maggie de la Riva characterized the role of N in action and comedy film Istambay.
  • In 1989 movie, The Houses That Are Left, Maggie Low played Anne.
  • In 2000 drama film, Fat gwong sek tau, Maggie Poon played May.
  • In 2003 comedy, drama movie, Assisted Living, Maggie Riley played Mrs. Pearlman.
  • Maggie Stride played leading role of Suzy in 1970 drama movie Permissive.
  • In 1915, Maggie Weston characterized the role of Mrs. Grimes in drama movie The Foundling.
  • Maggie Wood portrayed the small character of Dolores in 1971 crime, horror flick Sometimes Aunt Martha Does Dreadful Things.
  • In 2009, Maggie Bofill portrayed the role of Rachel Bodine in thriller flick Cold by Nature.
  • Maggie Alexander characterized leading character of N in 2016 animation and comedy movie Midnight Delight.
  • In 2006 comedy and horror film, Swarm of the Snakehead, Maggie Denning characterized Margarita.

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Sources

  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Central Statistics Office - An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh, https://visual.cso.ie/?body=entity/babynames
  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
  6. Births Deaths And Marriages Victoria, https://www.bdm.vic.gov.au/births/naming-your-child/popular-baby-names-in-victoria
  7. Queensland Government - Open Data Portal, https://www.data.qld.gov.au/dataset/top-100-baby-names
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