What does Magali mean?
Magali [ma-g-a-li] as a girls' name is pronounced ma-ga-LEE. It is of French and Greek origin, and the meaning of Magali is "pearl". Variant of Margaret. Also possibly from the Persian name Mar Galiti meaning "daughter of the sea" or "child of light", or from the French name Madeleine.
(female) Magalia, Maglia, ..
(male) Magale, Magle, ..
How popular is Magali?
Magali is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3551 out of 4276, Top 83%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Magali for girls. Magali entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak position of #1331 in the U.S. in the year 2000, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Shown below is an analysis of the ranking of Magali and related names. Madalyn (#570 in 2015), Madeleine (#301), Magaly, Maggie (#241), Margaret (#154) and Megan (#384) are the prominent variation forms of Magali rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Marga, are uncommon. These relations of Magali were at the peak of their popularity in the 1890s (usage of 4.71%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.36%, ▼92%), with forms like Maggie becoming less fashionable. Madeleine is the most trendy name for newborns in this compilation.
Recommended names are Adali, Angeli, Anjali, Emali, Hali▼, Halli, Harli, Kaeli, Kahli, Kaili, Kali▲, Kalli, Macaela, Macaria, Maci, Madlin, Maegan▼, Maelle, Maemi, Magda, Magdala, Magdaline, Magdalini, Maggey, Magli, Magnolia▲, Maguy, Mahala▼, Mahalah, Mahalee, Mahali, Mahalia, Mahaliah, Mahelia, Maia▲, Maiah, Maible, Maillie, Makayla▼, Makyla, Mali, Malia, Malori, Mandi▼, Marah, Maralin, Maraline, Maraya, Marci▼, Marell, Margaux, Margi, Mari▼, Marilin, Marlie, Marlin, Marlis, Marni, Marylin, Masada, Mata, Maxi, Mehalia, Melli, Meral, Mical, Milli, Mohala, Molli, Mykala, Natali, Pali, Pauli, Razili and Valli. These names tend to be less frequently used than Magali.See names in meaning and etymology.