Margo - girls name

Margo name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Margo name meaning:

The name Margo is derived from the name Margaret, which has both Greek and Persian origins. In Greek, it translates to "pearl," while in Persian, it means "child of light." As such, Margo carries these symbolic meanings and is associated with qualities like purity, beauty, and illumination.

Individuals named Margo are often described as intelligent, creative, and imaginative. They possess a strong sense of individuality and are known for their ability to shine in any situation. Margo is a name that exudes elegance and sophistication, making it an attractive choice for parents seeking a timeless and classic name for their daughter.

Overall, the name Margo represents a combination of strength, beauty, and wisdom. It carries a sense of grace and uniqueness, making it a wonderful name for a girl who is destined to stand out and make a positive impact in the world.

Origin: French

Variant of Margaret: Pearl.


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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

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Overall UK ranking: 427 out of 5581

103 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 Margo

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