Margaret - girls name

Margaret name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Margaret name meaning:

Origin: Persian

Pearl, Child of light.


Saints names, Dickens names, Victorian names

Related names

Margaret , Greta , Gretel , Madge, Maegan, Maggie , Maidie, Makareta, Margareta, Margarete, Margarethe, Margaretta, Margarita , Marge, Margeaux, Margie, Margisia, Margo , Margosha, Margot , Marguerita, Marguerite , Marjorie , Markrid, Maygan, Meaghan, Meeghan, Meggan, Meggie, Meggy, Mysie, Peg, Peggy , Yalgonata

Other girls names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 419 out of 5581

106 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (339)

Historical popularity of Margaret

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Margaret from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Margaret in 2023