Margot - girls name

Margot name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Margot name meaning:

The name Margot is of French and German origin. It is a variant of the name Marguerite, which is derived from the Latin word "margarita" meaning "pearl." As such, Margot is often associated with qualities such as purity, beauty, and elegance. The pearl itself has long been regarded as a symbol of rarity and perfection, making Margot a name that exudes grace and sophistication.

Margot has gained popularity in recent years, likely due to its chic and timeless appeal. It has been featured in various works of literature and films, further cementing its status as a classic name. Margot is also known for its international usage, with variations found in different cultures, including English, German, Dutch, and Spanish.

As a name for a girl, Margot carries an air of refinement and femininity. It is a name that evokes a sense of classical beauty and strength, making it an excellent choice for parents looking for a name that is both elegant and sophisticated.

Origin: Greek

Form of Margaret. Child of light.

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: 57 out of 5581

892 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • England (55)
  • Scotland (177)

Historical popularity of Margot

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