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What does Marg mean?

Marg Pronunciation of Marg [marg] as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and Marg means "pearl". Marg is an alternate form of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name.

Associated with: greek.

Variations

37 relations via Margaret: Madge, Mag, Maggi, Maggie, Maggy, Maiga, Maisy, Marga, Margalo, Marge, Marged, Margeen, Margery, Marget, Margey, Margie, Margies, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margo, Margot, Margred, Margret, Margrid, Margrit, Margy, Marit, Marjey, Marji, Marjie, Markie, Meg, Meggi, Meggy, Meta and Peg.

Creative forms:
(female) Imarg, Nerg, ..

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Marg Oaklee (M.O.), ..

How popular is Marg?

Marg is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3867 out of 4276, Top 90%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#69636 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Marg (not in Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Madge, Maggie (#241 last year), Maisy (#1144), Margaret (#154), Marge, Margery, Marget, Margie, Margo (#1279), Margot (#593), Margret, Margy, Marjie, Markie, Meg, Meta and Peg. Other variants, like Margies, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Marg was well-received among parents a century ago (usage of 4.8%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.3%, down 95%). Margaret is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Margot has gained in popularity over time, while forms such as Maggie have become less popular. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madge, Maggie, Maisy, Margaret, Marge in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Margery, Marget, Margie, Margo, Margot in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Margret, Margy, Marjie, Markie, Meg in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Meta, Peg in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maisy, Margaret outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Mab, Maci, Macy, Mada, Madra, Mady, Mae, Maery, Mahra, Mai, Maia, Mair, Maira, Maire, Mairi, Maj, Maja, Maji, Mal, Mala, Mali, Mame, Mara, Marci, Marcy, Mare, Maree, Maren, Marfa, Margi, Mari, Maria, Marie, Marin, Maris, Marja, Marje, Marjo, Marjy, Marla, Marlo, Marna, Marni, Marra, Mart, Marta, Marte, Marth, Marti, Marty, Marve, Mary, Marya, Maryk, Maryl, Marys, Mat, Mata, Maud, Maura, Maure, Mave, Mavra, Max, Maxi, May, Maya, Maye, Mayra, Meara, Mera, Merl, Mira, Miri and Morag. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marg.

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