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Name Maggie

Meaning:the pearlTools:

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About the name Maggie in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#241     ... 239:Katelyn, 240:Juliet, 241:Maggie, 242:Dakota, 243:Delaney ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Margie, Angie, Macie, Magalie, Maggy, Maisie, Mamie, Marge, Margit, Marie     Details
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About Margarete, the group of names with the same origin as Maggie

Meaning/translation:the pearl
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:known in the Middle Ages as the name of Saint Margaret of Antioch (3th/4th century AD)
 the greek word margarites might come from a Persian word with the meaning child of light (from a belief that a pearl is a drop of dew transformed by moonlight)
Words:margarites = the pearl  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers
Variants' top ranks:1:Margaret England+Wales 1944,  3:Megan England+Wales 1998,  4:Marit Norway 2015,  4:Malgorzata Poland 2012,  5:Margareta Sweden 2014,  5:Margarita Mexico 2008,  7:Rita Belgium 2013,  7:Greta Italy 2014,  7:Margrethe Greenland 2011,  8:Margit Hungary 2014
Name variants:Greta, Gréta, Gretchen, Grete, Gretel, Grethe, Grit, Gritli, Gritt, Gritta, Maarit, Maegan, Maggie, Maggy, Magret, Mairead, Maisie, Maisy, Malgorzata, Marga, Margaret, Margareta, Margarete, Margaretha, Margarethe, Margarida, Margarita, Margaritha, Margaux, Marge, Margery, Margherita, Margie, Margit, Margitta, Margot, Margret, Margrét, Margrete, Margreth, Margrethe, Margrit, Margrith, Margritha, Margrjet, Marguerite, Marit, Marjorie, Markéta, Märta, Meagan, Meaghan, Meg, Megan, Megane, Meggy, Meghan, Merete, Meta, Peggy, Reta, Rita   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 2631980-1989 328
USA yearlyGraph2015 241,  2014 239,  2013 231,  2012 246,  2011 228,  2010 225,  2009 232,  2008 214,  2007 181,  2006 189,  2005 211,  2004 205,  2003 188,  2002 190,  2001 1802000 198,  1999 224,  1998 249,  1997 277,  1996 256,  1995 250,  1994 232,  1993 281