Margaux - girls name

Margaux name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Margaux name meaning:

Origin: French

Margaux is one of several French forms of Margaret. Pronounced the same way as Margot or Margo the name is derived from the Latin for 'pearl'.
However, it also relates to 'daisy' in France as the flower is associated with Saint Marguerite.

The spelling of the name comes from the French town of Margaux and the Château Margaux wine which is produced here. The story goes the name was actually created by actress and model Margaux Hemingway, granddaughter of Ernest. Christened Margot, she changed the spelling of her name to match the wine upon hearing it was what here parents were drinking the night she was conceived!

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Overall UK ranking: 456 out of 5581

96 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (652)

Historical popularity of Margaux

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